Democrat Senator Murray: “We Must Stop This Parade of Ideologically Rigid Nominees to Our Federal Judiciary” – DEMOCRACY AT STAKE

Democrat Senator Murray: “We Must Stop This Parade of
Unqualified, Ideologically Rigid Nominees to Our Federal
Judiciary”

Senator Murray: “Let me be clear about these nominations:
nothing less is at stake than the integrity of our judicial
system and the future of our democracy”

www.murray.senate.gov/public/index.cfm/newsroom?ID=B341DE32-E989-41CE-8E96-98ED380917AA

CNBC: “Congress has handed Trump a historic presidential victory”
Trump will get to fill the most federal judiciary vacancies in 40 years
President Donald Trump should give special thanks to two U.S. Senators this Thanksgiving weekend. One is still serving in the Senate, the other recently retired. One is a Republican. The other a Democrat. And what should President Trump be thanking them for?
Quite simply they have handed him one of the biggest victories any president could claim in the past 45 years.
www.cnbc.com/2017/11/24/trumps-biggest-win-yet-comes-thanks-to-congress-commentary.html

Zaki Hasan
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The implications of this are stark and terrifying. “Almost overnight, the judicial branch would consist of equal parts judges picked by nine presidents combined — and judges picked by one: Donald J. Trump.”

New York Times: Trump Is Rapidly Reshaping the Judiciary. Here’s How.
www.nytimes.com/2017/11/11/us/politics/trump-judiciary-appeals-courts-conservatives.html?_r=0

New York Times: A Conservative Plan to Weaponize the Federal Courts
www.nytimes.com/2017/11/23/opinion/conservatives-weaponize-federal-courts.html

 

 

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