Schumer Quotes 2016 McConnell In RBG Statement

The Insider reports:

Senate Minority Chuck Schumer issued the same statement following the death of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg on Friday, that Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said following the death of Justice Antonin Scalia in 2016.

Ginsburg died at the age of 87 due to complications from metastatic pancreatic cancer. The Supreme Court Justice battled multiple forms of cancer over the past two decades.

Her seat could be Trump’s third opportunity to nominate a lifetime appointee. The appointee could give the court a conservative majority for decades. Ginsburg herself dictated a statement to her granddaughter, Clara Spera, which said, “My most fervent wish is that I will not be replaced until a new president is installed.