Dr. Bucshon’s Statement on SCOTUS Nominee
WASHINGTON, D.C. - Eighth District Congressman Larry Bucshon, M.D. released the following statement regarding the nomination of Judge Neil Gorsuch to the Supreme Court:
"Judge Neil Gorsuch is a phenomenal choice by President Trump to fulfill his commitment to nominate someone who will continue the outstanding legacy of the late Justice Scalia. Judge Gorsuch has an impressive academic background and impeccable record of adhering to the constitution. As an Associate Justice on the Supreme Court, he will undoubtedly respect the rule of law and uphold individual rights," said Bucshon. "I sincerely hope Indiana's Senator Joe Donnelly and other Senate Democrats will ignore partisan attempts to block Judge Gorsuch's nomination and instead join with Senate Republicans to swiftly approve him."
In 2006, the Senate unanimously approved Judge Gorsuch to the circuit court by voice vote.Congressman Larry Bucshon, M.D. is a physician and Republican member of the House Energy and Commerce Committee serving his fourth term representing Indiana's 8th Congressional district. The 8th District of Indiana includes all or parts of Clay, Crawford, Daviess, Dubois, Gibson, Greene, Knox, Martin, Owen, Parke, Perry, Pike, Posey, Spencer, Sullivan, Vanderburgh, Vermillion, Vigo, and Warrick counties.