Sens. Thom Tillis, left, and Ted Cruz talk during the Senate Judiciary Committee business meeting on Monday to vote on sending the nomination of Merrick Garland to be attorney general to the Senate floor.  (Caroline Brehman/CQ Roll Call)

Senate Judiciary sends Garland nomination to the floor

Confirmation vote could come as early as this week

Posted March 1, 2021 at 2:25pm