Schumer Backs Filibuster Of Gorsuch

Schumer Backs Filibuster Of Gorsuch

Casey’s decision to oppose Gorsuch and support a filibuster before the nominee’s confirmation hearing officially concludes sparked GOP frustration. Conservatives warned that the Democrat would face blowback at the ballot box next year.

“By opposing an up-or-down vote on Judge Gorsuch, it is clear that Senator Casey cares more about appeasing far-left activists threatening his reelection this year than he does the views of most Pennsylvanians,” Brian Rogers, executive director of the conservative political action committee America Rising Squared, said in a statement.

March 23, 2017

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