HUGE NEWS: Justice Kennedy, the swig vote in the Supreme Court for years, has announced his retirement.
— Michael D. Shear (@shearm) June 27, 2018
Goodbye 5-4, hello 6-3. This is a calamity. Republicans blocked President Obama from appointing a US Supreme Court justice because an election was coming up a year later. Now watch as McConnell rushes to confirm Trump's next pick for SCOTUS before midterm elections that are just 16 weeks away.
UPDATE: We're saved!