Senate resolution to honor Ruth Bader Ginsburg blocked after partisan fighting over language

Posted on AllSides September 23rd, 2020
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The US Senate failed to agree on language for a resolution honoring the late Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, a sign of how divided the chamber is over the Supreme Court vacancy.

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer tried to pass a resolution by unanimous consent Tuesday to commemorate the liberal icon's life and legacy, but with language that Ginsburg's seat not be filled until the next president is sworn in.
"Republicans came to us with this resolution, but it ignored Justice Ginsburg's dying wish, what she called her most 'fervent...

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