High court nom­i­nee vote de­layed

Austin American-Statesman - - WORLD & NATION -

The Se­nate Ju­di­ciary Com­mit­tee is post­pon­ing by one week its vote on the Supreme Court nom­i­na­tion of Elena Ka­gan af­ter ob­jec­tions from the panel’s top Repub­li­can. The com­mit­tee had planned to vote on Ka­gan’s nom­i­na­tion Tues­day, but com­mit­tee rules al­low any sen­a­tor to de­lay a vote on a nom­i­nee by one week. Sen. Jeff Ses­sions, R-Ala., re­quested the de­lay un­til July 20.

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