U.S. Sen. Luján vows to return to D.C. in time to vote on Supreme Court nominee

In an evenly divided Senate, Democrats may need all 50 votes — with VP Kamala Harris serving as the tiebreaker — to confirm Biden’s pick

By: - February 14, 2022 2:34 pm
U.S. Sen. Ben Ray Luján

In this file photo, U.S. Sen. Ben Ray Luján (D-NM) listens as U.S. Vice President Kamala Harris gives remarks at the top of a roundtable on high-speed internet with members of Congress in the Eisenhower Executive Office Building on May 26, 2021, in Washington, D.C. (Anna Moneymaker/Getty Images)

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Ariana Figueroa
Ariana Figueroa

Ariana covers the nation's capital for States Newsroom. Her areas of coverage include politics and policy, lobbying, elections and campaign finance.

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