Food for thought.
Today it is likely that Amy Barrett will be confirmed by a majority in the U.S. Senate. Unconscionable? Yes, for many reasons, but nonetheless inevitable. In yesterday’s edition of The Guardian, Robert Reich wrote about what needs to happen next, assuming that Joe Biden is the next president and that the democrats can keep a majority in the House and gain a majority in the Senate – once considered unlikely, but far more realistic today.
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Amy Coney Barrett is heading for confirmation but supreme court and Senate reform is possible if Biden wins and acts fast
Barring a miracle, Amy Coney Barrett will be confirmed on Monday as the ninth justice on the US supreme court.
This is a travesty of democracy.
The vote on Barrett’s confirmation will occur just eight days before election day. By…
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