U.S. Senate Confirms Gorsuch as 113th Supreme Court Justice
Friday, April 07, 2017
GoLocalPDX News Team
The final vote was 54-45 in favor of confirmation.
Senator Ron Wyden (D-Ore) and Senator Jeff Merkely (D-Ore) both voted against his confirmation.
The confirmation brings a 14-month battle between the Republican and Democratic parties to a close, following the death of justice Antonin Scalia.
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