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Nominee Confirmation

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The argument is most vulnerable to which criticism?

Select only ONE answer choice.

A

A vote of 50 for and 50 against would not reach a simple majority.

B

The argument cannot be accurately evaluated unless the two independent Senators reveal whether they plan to vote for or against confirmation.

C

If even five Senators change their vote to support confirmation, the balance of the vote could tip in favor of the confirmation of the candidate.

D

Several Senators expected to vote for confirmation are known for changing their minds multiple times during the hearing process.

E

There has never been a vote of 54 for confirmation and 46 against the confirmation of a Supreme Court nominee.