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Romney supports holding vote on SCOTUS nominee

USATODAY.com Tuesday, 22 September 2020
Sen. Mitt Romney supports voting to fill the late Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg's seat on the Supreme Court, all but ensuring President Trump has the backing needed to push the nomination over objections that it's too close to the election. (Sept. 22)
 
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