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Supreme Court / Obama Nomination #1096418

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Mar 16, 2016
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(Studio: David Muir) Report introduced.

(Supreme Court: Terry Moran) President Obama's nomination of Judge Merrick Garland to replace Antonin Scalia on the Supreme Court featured.; scenes shown from the Rose Garden; details given about Garland's legal background & the coming partisan firestorm. [GARLAND - reacts to the honor; speaks about the Oklahoma City bomber.] [OBAMA - says the court should be above politics.]

(Studio: David Muir) Report introduced.

(Washington: Mary Bruce) The Republican reaction to the Garland nomination featured. [Senator Mitch MCCONNELL - says the Senate can withhold consent.] [Senators Orrin HATCH, Chuck GRASSLEY - comment on Garland.] The '92 comment from Vice President Joe Biden on court nominees in election years discussed.

Muir, David;
Moran, Terry;
Bruce, Mary

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