NBC Evening News for Thursday, Apr 06, 2017
View other clips in this broadcast →
Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws. For any such use, please visit NBC NEWS Archives XPRESS.
(Supreme Court: Pete Williams) The drama involving Republicans' use of the Senate "nuclear option" to get Neil Gorsuch nominated to the Supreme Court by changing the rules reviewed. [Senator Mitch McCONNELL- says the opposition is more about the man who nominated him.] [Senator Dick DURBIN- criticizes Republicans for not allowing President Obama’s nominee, Merrick Garland, to have a hearing.] [Senator John McCAIN – says we’ve destroyed 200 years of tradition.] [Georgetown Law Center professor Susan Low BLOCH- says the confirmation process will become more partisan.]
Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.
Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:
If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.