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Simpson’s Statement on President’s Nomination of Judge Kavanaugh to Supreme Court

Idaho Congressman Mike Simpson released the following statement after President Trump announced his nomination of Judge Brett Kavanaugh to replace Justice Anthony Kennedy on the Supreme Court.

Washington, July 9, 2018
“I congratulate Judge Brett Kavanaugh on his nomination to the Supreme Court. Throughout his career, Judge Kavanaugh has demonstrated a stalwart commitment to the U.S. Constitution, and I am confident he will approach his work on the nation’s highest bench with the same vigor, bolstered by strong conservative ethics.  I thank Justice Kennedy for his decades of distinguished service, and I commend President Trump for his excellent choice to replace him.”