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John McCain vows Republican Senate will oppose any Supreme Court candidate nominated by Clinton

It could be a very long four to eight years for the Supreme Court. Arizona Sen. John McCain vowed Monday that the Republicans in the Senate would refuse "any Supreme Court nominee" put forward by Hillary Clinton, if she wins the White House this fall.

"I promise you that we will be united against any Supreme Court nominee that Hillary Clinton, if she were president, would put up," McCain told CNN. "I promise you."

McCain, for his part, unendorsed Donald Trump after audio of the nominee bragging about groping and kissing women emerged.

The Republican senators' current refusal to meet with President Obama's nominee, Judge Merrick Garland, has been met with ire from many liberals who have demanded the Senate "do their job."