VIDEO: Kennedy On Fox Business Yesterday: Democrats Filibustering Gorsuch Would Be “Doubling Down On Stupid”

This goes three minutes and 49 seconds, and it’s quite entertaining. Sen. John Kennedy (R-Louisiana), who had come out in favor of Judge Neil Gorsuch’s nomination last week (hardly a surprise, to be sure), is asked about a potential filibuster of the nomination, and he notes that a purely partisan filibuster of a Supreme Court judge has never succeeded in American history. He calls Gorsuch a “rock star” and disparages the idea of filibustering him in no uncertain terms.

Also in the video is Kennedy’s response to a question about the Trump budget, and its elimination of a number of pet Democrat programs. He’s similarly quotable in that response…

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