And the corpus wasn't even cold before the GOP's leadership as well as their entire presidential field howled as one that Obama should not nominate a new Supreme Court Justice.
This is disgraceful, if the Senate actually goes along with insanity this means the seat will remain vacant for over a year....countless cases decided by a truncated eight person court if those cases are in fact decided at all!
This is the Fall of the US Senate....no longer the brake on political passions as envisioned by the Founding Fathers, its has been reduced to a sad collection of wingnut AM ranters...but they can completely paralyze the Government out of sheer childish desire to overturn two presidential elections.
My Ghod what would Daniel Webster say? What would Robert Taft do??