President Stompy Foot is angry. And OFA wants you to know about it:
— Barack Obama (@BarackObama) February 23, 2016
Got that? No excuse! Well, except for that time he was a senator and supported the filibuster of Samuel Alito. And when Sen. Chuck Schumer called on the Senate to block all of George W. Bush’s SCOTUS nominations. And when Joe Biden implored the Senate to block any possible SCOTUS nominations made by George H.W. Bush …
But we digress. Obama thinks the Senate needs to act. And who are they to defy him?
@barackobama Here’s my daily reminder that the Senate’s job is to be a check and a balance on Presidential power. Carry on.
— Josh Mosley (@MosleyStuff) February 23, 2016
Well, Mr. President, it looks like the Senate indeed plans to do its job. At least members of the Judiciary Committee:
CONFIRMED: All GOP Members of Senate Judiciary Comm have agreed – "no hearing, no vote" on PresObama SCOTUS nominee
— Shannon Bream (@ShannonBream) February 23, 2016