The Speech Sen. McConnell Should Give about Supreme Court Vacancies
President Obama lectures the Senate about Art. II, Sec. 2 based on a double misreading. Art. II, Sec. 2 does not require the Senate to vote on judicial nominees, as Sens. McConnell and Grassley have already made clear. They should now explain what it does require: the submission of treaties to the Senate for its advice and consent.