According to Bloomberg News, Mitch McConnell says Amy Coney Barrett has enough votes to be confirmed to the Supreme Court.
McConnell says she will likely clear the Senate Judiciary Committee on October 22nd and receive a full vote on the 23rd.
Here’s the breaking news report from Bloomberg:
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Judge Amy Coney Barrett has enough support to win Senate confirmation to the Supreme Court and he expects to bring her nomination to the floor on Oct. 23.
“We have the votes,” McConnell said Thursday in Kentucky after taking part in early balloting for the Nov. 3 election.
He said he expects the Senate Judiciary Committee to clear Barrett’s nomination Oct. 22 and it will be brought to the full Senate the next day.
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