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Ted Cruz predicts a Supreme Court vacancy by this summer; does he know something we don’t?
Friday, February 24, 2017
- ABA Journal
"U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz on Thursday predicted there will be another vacancy on the U.S. Supreme Court by this summer.
The Republican senator from Texas made his prediction at the Conservative Political Action Conference, report Talking Points Memo, the Washington Post and the Washington Examiner.
“I think we’ll have another Supreme Court vacancy this summer,” Cruz said. “If that happens, as much as the left is crazy now, they will go full Armageddon meltdown because the next vacancy is where we’ll have the ability to act” and affect constitutional law.
The Washington Post blog the Fix offers some theories about the reason for Cruz’s statement."