Grassley Says Trump’s Supreme Court List Is ‘Pretty Encouraging’

Senate Judiciary Chairman Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, says Donald Trump’s list of 11 potential Supreme Court nominees was “pretty encouraging” and would help allay conservatives’ doubts about presumptive GOP presidential nominee.

  • “If anybody had any doubts -- and I think a lot of people do have doubts -- this will help settle that,” Grassley says
  • Asked about concerns Trump wouldn’t honor list, Grassley says he has “heard a lot of misstatements and corrections by Trump” but has “never heard him accused of being a liar”
  • NOTE: Grassley had previously praised the Iowan on the list, Steven Colloton
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