Hatch Statement on a Possible Supreme Court Nomination Next Week

Senator Orrin Hatch, R-Utah, the senior member and former Chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee, issued the following statement after President Trump’s announcement that he will name a Supreme Court nominee next week:

“I’ve had the opportunity to discuss potential Supreme Court nominees with President Trump on multiple occasions, and I look forward to playing a leading role in confirming a justice who takes the Constitution seriously.”