posted on Feb, 5 2017 @ 02:07 AM
As expected, Senator CHUCK SCHUMER is using Donald Trump's criticism of this latest ruling as reason to block Judge Gorsuch's nomination to the
""The President's attack on Judge James Robart, a Bush appointee who passed with 99 votes, shows a disdain for an independent judiciary that doesn't
always bend to his wishes and a continued lack of respect for the Constitution, making it more important that the Supreme Court serve as an
independent check on the administration," Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer said in a statement.
"With each action testing the Constitution, and each personal attack on a judge, President Trump raises the bar even higher for Judge Gorsuch's
nomination to serve on the Supreme Court. His ability to be an independent check will be front and center throughout the confirmation process.""