“I would not vote to confirm a Supreme Court nominee,” Murkowski said in an interview with Alaska Public Media earlier on Friday. “We are 50-some days away from an election.”On Saturday morning, President Trump tweeted that Republicans had an obligation to replace Ginsburg “without delay.” According to legal experts, modern-day Supreme Court nominations have taken, on average, around 70 days to complete. (Kavanaugh’s took 87.) With the Elephant I’m sorry did I roll my eye out loud shirt election now just 45 days away, it would seem unlikely that a nominee could be confirmed before November 3. But McConnell and his allies are already talking about taking the nomination into the lame-duck session, if need be, which has, understandably, caused outrage among Democrats.