Transcript for Senate Majority Leader speaks out on Ginsburg’s vacancy
We continue to follow the reaction pouring in now after the passing of Supreme Court justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg we're now hearing from senate majority leader Mitch McConnell. In a statement and he said the senate and the nation mourned the sudden passing of justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg and the conclusion of her extraordinary American life. But those. Of members of or audience were following the politics of this tonight this last line of a statement. As a signaled he writes Americans reelected our majority in 2016 and expanded it and 2018. Because we pledged to work with president trump and support his agenda particularly his outstanding appointments to the federal judiciary once again we will keep our promise. We will keep our promise to words from senate majority leader Mitch McConnell tonight indicating that they will move forward. In looking for replacement and Jon Karl reported earlier the president plans to take action according to our resources in the coming days.
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