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Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev., left, puts his arm around Supreme Court nominee Merrick Garland during a meeting in his office on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, March 17, 2016.  (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta)

An OnSight/Keating Research poll of Colorado voters found 52 percent of respondents — including 59 percent of independents — believed the vacancy should be filled before the presidential election in November. About 67 percent of Republicans polled said they think filling the vacancy should wait until after the next president takes office.