How the Mass. congressional delegation is reacting to Trump’s Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh

“The Senate must reject this nominee.”

Boston, Massachusetts -- 3/30/2015-- Senators Elizabeth Warren and Ed Markey (R) listen to remarks during a formal ceremony to dedicate the Edward M. Kennedy Institute for the United States Senate in Boston, Massachusetts March 30, 2015. Jessica Rinaldi/Globe Staff
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Sens. Elizabeth Warren and Ed Markey. –Jessica Rinaldi / The Boston Globe

Members of the Massachusetts congressional delegation immediately began condemning President Donald Trump’s selection of Judge Brett Kavanaugh Monday night to fill the seat of retiring Justice Anthony Kennedy on the Supreme Court.

Both Bay State Senators Ed Markey and Elizabeth Warren said on social media that they plan to vote against the nomination of the 53-year-old conservative judge.

Here’s what Massachusetts politicians are saying about Kavanaugh and what his nomination means for the future of the country’s highest court: 

Sen. Ed Markey

Sen. Elizabeth Warren

Rep. Jim McGovern

Rep. Joe Kennedy III

Rep. Katherine Clark

Rep. Seth Moulton

Rep. Michael Capuano

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