On #TheCount , Prof. @LeahLitman explains the dangers of Trump fighting the 2020 election to the Supreme Court: "The way to prevent that is to ensure that it is a blowout...There needs to be massive voter turnout to ensure that our election isn’t decided in an undemocratic way."
‘Democrats will not lend a single ounce of legitimacy to this sham vote’: Senator Chuck Schumer said, as the Republican-led Senate Judiciary Committee approved Amy Coney Barrett’s nomination to the Supreme Court. Read more
Every Democrat on the Senate Judiciary Committee walked out in protest as Republicans unanimously voted to send Amy ConeyBarrett’s Supreme Court nomination to the Senate floor. Republicans are set to confirm Barrett to the court after 38 days. @nancycordes has the latest
But Democrats boycotted the vote in protest of the GOP's "illegitimate process" to confirm Trump's Supreme Court pick.
@GOP We were put in this position of power and importance to make decisions for the people who so proudly elected us, the most important of which has long been considered to be the selection of United States Supreme Court Justices. We have this obligation, without delay!
Obamacare will be replaced with a MUCH better, and FAR cheaper, alternative if it is terminated in the Supreme Court. Would be a big WIN for the USA!
Today, it was my great honor to nominate one of our nation’s most brilliant and gifted legal minds to the Supreme Court. She is a woman of unparalleled achievement, towering intellect, sterling credentials, and unyielding loyalty to the Constitution: Judge Amy Coney Barrett...