Democratic Senator Jeff Merkley Held the Floor With a 15-Plus-Hour Marathon Speech to Protest Gorsuch


The senator from Oregon spoke through the night about the Supreme Court nominee, in advance of a motion for a vote to confirm him, which is expected to be filibustered by Senate Democrats. Merkley outlined the case against approving a judge that Republicans consider a surefire nominee.

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Sen. Jeff Merkley Spoke for 15-Plus Hours to Protest Gorsuch

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