Ted Cruz Plans to Filibuster Any Supreme Court Nominee Made by President Obama

Ted Cruz Plans to Filibuster Any Supreme Court Nominee Made by President ObamaRepublican presidential candidate Sen. Ted Cruz said on “This Week” that he plans to filibuster any Supreme Court nominee made by President Obama to replace the late Justice Antonin Scalia. Cruz described the Supreme Court vacancy left by Scalia as having a “profound impact” on the Republican primary that will change the contours of the presidential race. “This is a 5-4 court — the next election needs to be a referendum on the court,” Cruz told ABC News’ George Stephanopoulos.

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