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Breaking News! GOP Already Caving On Scalia Replacement!

WASHINGTON - JULY 15: U.S. Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-IA) speaks during the third day of the confirmation hearings for Supreme Court nominee, Judge Sonia Sotomayor before the Senate Judiciary Committee July 15, 2009 in Washington, DC. Sotomayor has faced pointed questioning from Republicans on the committee. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

It’s been just over three days since the tragic death of Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia but it appears that some within the GOP are already willing to cave to Obama demands over who will replace the conservative icon!

Iowa Senator Chuck Grassley, who chairs the powerful Judiciary Committee that is tasked with holding all Supreme Court nominee hearings, is considering holding hearings for Obama’s nominee despite conservatives wanting the seat left open until 2017.

From Politico:

Senate Judiciary Chairman Chuck Grassley has not ruled out holding committee hearings on President Barack Obama’s pick to replace Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia.

Though the longtime Iowa Republican agrees with Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell that the next president should select a new appointee to the nation’s highest court, he also told Iowa reporters that he has not made a final decision regarding committee consideration of a future justice and would take things a “step at a time.”

“I would wait until the nominee is made before I would make any decisions,” Grassley said, according to Radio Iowa. “This is a very serious position to fill and it should be filled and debated during the campaign and filled by either Hillary Clinton, Senator Sanders or whoever’s nominated by the Republicans.”

Conservatives cannot allow Obama to replace Scalia with a radical leftist on the Supreme Court. As Headline Politics reported earlier, it appears that Attorney General Loretta Lynch is Obama’s top choice to fill the vacancy!

What are your thoughts on this conservative betrayal? Share your opinion below!!

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4 Comments

  1. Gary says:

    I say reply with your vote in Nov. Grassley and I are from Iowa and he’s on my voting hit list. He’s too old we need young conservative blood in congress.

  2. Robert says:

    We the PEOPLE can not allow HUSSEIN OBAMA to appoint a replacement for SCALIA and we can not allow the confirmation of a HUSSEIN OBAMA appointee if this happens WE the people will lose our constitutional rights,our freedom,our way of life etc. Contact Senators,Congressmen,Representatives tell them NO HUSSEIN OBAMA picked replacement for SCALIA !!

  3. Jan says:

    I hope Iowa will vote him out if Chuck Grassley if he holds a committee hearing for BO to pick a replacement for the Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia!

  4. Robert says:

    The POTUS is not the only one we the people have to get out of Washington!!!
    Damn RINOs

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