GOP Senator: “ (Justice) Kennedy is going to retire around sometime early summer”

 

Ginsburg is trying to hold out until a Democrat president takes over. But that could be a long wait.

Justice Kennedy is likewise making political calculations.

(From The Hill)

Sen. Dean Heller (R-Nev.) said in a speech last week he believes Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy will retire this summer, according to audio of the speech obtained by Politico.

“Kennedy is going to retire around sometime early summer,” Heller said in the speech, according to Politico. “Which I’m hoping will get our base a little motivated because right now they’re not very motivated. But I think a new Supreme Court justice will get them motivated.”

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