Since Scalia’s death, the court has split 4 to 4 on several cases. Gorsuch’s confirmation would generally restore the court’s 5-4 conservative tilt.
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Readers weigh in on U.S. Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch and President Donald Trump.
President Donald Trump on Tuesday picked Neil Gorsuch to fill the vacancy on the Supreme Court, the youngest nominee in 25 years.
Sen. Chuck Schumer says President-elect Donald Trump must name a “mainstream” nominee or Dems will oppose the individual “with everything we have.”