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2020 Dems Mum on Secret
List of Judicial Nominees

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Posted By: Garnet, 6/14/2019 10:59:14 AM

In 2016, then-candidate Donald Trump took the unusual step of pledging to choose his Supreme Court nominees from a list vetted and compiled by Leonard Leo, an outside adviser to Trump on the courts while on leave from the Federalist Society, and the Heritage Foundation. That step provided Republicans wary of how Trump would govern with reassurance that their vote for him would have a substantial impact on the high court and tilt it to the right. The move was risky and unprecedented, but 2016 Election Day exit polls showed it paid off, with one out of every five voters saying that the makeup of Supreme Court was their top issue.

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Reply 1 - Posted by: PChristopher 6/14/2019 11:02:34 AM (No. 98184)
What it actually is is a list of Commucrat terrorists in Black robes.
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Reply 2 - Posted by: BigGeorgeTX 6/14/2019 11:16:13 AM (No. 98192)
A list so terrifying to a normal American that to reveal it will assure a Trump landslide. It will still be a landslide regardless.
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Reply 3 - Posted by: Attila DiMedici 6/14/2019 11:20:12 AM (No. 98195)
Notice the nice trick AFP pulls. "We are not a Presidential candidate, so we are under no obligation to reveal our list of recommended judges. In fact, we have an obligation to leave that up to the nominee, just as the people who created Trump's list of potential nominees left it up to Trump. Oh, by the way, we will not reveal our list to the candidate unless and until they have won the election in November of 2020."
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Reply 4 - Posted by: ladydawgfan 6/14/2019 12:52:41 PM (No. 98276)
Leftist names sure to be included on the list, hence the need for secrecy: Hitlery Clinton Mooch Obama Loretta Lynch Eric Holder Michael Avenatti would have been on the list but he can't serve from behind bars.
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Reply 5 - Posted by: fayebeck 6/14/2019 2:19:19 PM (No. 98326)
One thing is for certain. Republicans would vote to confirm any of them should it come down to it. The old "a president has a right to his own picks".
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Reply 6 - Posted by: Trigger2 6/15/2019 1:29:18 AM (No. 98463)
What's secret about the commies list of nominees? I predict the Butcher, the Wookie, or even the Butcher's pet dog Blumenthal.
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