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April 11, 2010 2:10 PM

GOP warns Obama Supreme Court filibuster possible

Senate Republicans on Sunday declined to rule out a filibuster to block President Barack Obama's next nominee for the Supreme Court, but they said it will only happen with an extremist pick. Alabama Sen. Jeff Sessions, the top Republican on the Senate Judiciary Committee, said any nominee with a "judges know best" philosophy will prompt a big fight with the GOP.

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