- Paul Callan: Chuck Schumer's remarks on Supreme Court clearly meant as aggressive counterstrike against GOP
- But blocking any Trump nomination would leave court in unprecedented limbo
Paul Callan is a CNN legal analyst, a former New York homicide prosecutor and currently is "of counsel" to the New York law firm of Edelman and Edelman, PC, focusing on wrongful conviction and civil rights cases. Follow him @paulcallan. The views expressed in this commentary are his own.
(CNN)Someone in the Democratic Party should remind Sen. Chuck Schumer of the axiom that "revenge is a dish best served cold," because their Senate leader is preparing a piping hot bowl of it in his veiled threat to block consideration of any of Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominees indefinitely.