Corker Statement on Nomination of Neil Gorsuch to the Supreme Court

WASHINGTON (WDEF) – U.S. Senator Bob Corker (R-Tenn.) today released the following statement on the nomination of Neil Gorsuch to be the next U.S. Supreme Court justice.

 

“Our next Supreme Court justice will have a lasting impact on the direction of our country,” said Corker. “The Senate unanimously confirmed Judge Gorsuch to the federal bench in 2006, and he has served honorably as an appellate court judge for a decade. He is a well-respected jurist who understands the importance of upholding the Constitution and applying the rule of law in a fair and independent manner, and I am pleased that President Trump has nominated someone with such an impressive background. I Iook forward to meeting with Judge Gorsuch during the confirmation process.”

 

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