The Senate Must Heed Mitch McConnell’s Wise Words and Wait to Fill Anthony Kennedy’s Seat on the Court

In light of Justice Anthony Kennedy’s pending retirement from the Supreme Court, I think it wise that the Senate follow a maxim set down by Mitch McConnell only two years ago:

“The American people should have a voice in the selection of their next Supreme Court Justice. Therefore, this vacancy should not be filled until we have a new president.”

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Abraham Lincoln: A Short Biography

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Abraham Lincoln at Gettysburg. (Library of Congress)

Abraham Lincoln was born on February 12, 1809, in Hardin County, Kentucky. Growing up impoverished, he received very little formal education, later writing that “the aggregate of all his schooling did not amount to one year.”
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