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Obama and Senate clash over Supreme Court nomination

Justice Antonin Scalia, whose vacated position on the Supreme Court is causing a partisan rift

Photo courtesy of Supreme Court.

Sophie Call, Staff Writer

March 3, 2016

On Feb. 13, 2016 Justice Antonin Scalia died in Schafer, TX, leaving an eight person Supreme Court and a year for President Obama to fill the gap.   While it’s a rare thing for a justice to be appointed to the court in an election year, this isn’t an event without precedent –– throughout ...

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