South Carolina’s federal delegation is standing behind Supreme Court justice Neil Gorsuch, who was sworn in Monday at the White House.

U.S. Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., called the 49-year-old Gorsuch a “home run pick,” whose 54-45 confirmation affirms a conservative voice on the court to replace Antonin Scalia.

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