Capitol Report: Tie vote puts McDonald nomination in danger

HARTFORD, Conn. (WTNH) — Chief Justice nominee Andrew McDonald sat before the Judiciary Committee last week for a marathon 13-hour hearing.

It ended with a tie vote in the early hours of Tuesday morning.

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Now, his nomination moves to the House and Senate with an “unfavorable recommendation.”

Democratic leaders believe McDonald’s record is impeccable and are crying “partisan politics.”

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Watch the video above for our panel’s discussion.

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