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Daily News Headline 3/17/16

posted Mar 17, 2016, 6:01 AM by Nancy Berry
n the news this morning, Maine's two US Senators are supporting the nomination process for the next Supreme Court Justice.  President Obama announced his nomination yesterday.  It is Federal Appeals Court Judge Merrick Garland.  Senate Republicans have vowed to block the nomination, but Maine Republican Senator Susan Collins is breaking from party lines and will support the nomination process.The 63-year-old Merrick is the oldest Supreme Court nominee in 50 years.