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Far-left Obama-appointed judge launches
political attack on conservative Federalist Society

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Posted By: Garnet, 5/24/2020 10:22:03 AM

U.S. District Judge John McConnell is an unabashed liberal, big donor to the Democratic Party, and a longtime friend of Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse, a far-left Democrat from the judge’s home state of Rhode Island. McConnell owes his job to Whitehouse, who asked President Barack Obama to nominate him to become a federal judge.A recent CQ Roll Call investigation showed that McConnell gave about $500,000 to Democratic political committees before becoming a judge – more than any other judge nominated by Presidents Obama or Trump. Why should you care? Because McConnell sits on the Committee on Codes of Conduct of the U.S. Judicial Conference. The committee sets ethical guidelines for federal judges

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Reply 1 - Posted by: MMC 5/24/2020 10:25:51 AM (No. 420500)
Appointments can be rescinded.. Which, I suggest Pres Trump do- now!
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Reply 2 - Posted by: Laotzu 5/24/2020 11:19:40 AM (No. 420557)
Yet another example of why the Left cannot safely be allowed to be in charge of anything. They cannot resist their fascist instincts. The proper resolution of this problem is impeachment of the Judge for systemic deprivation of civil rights.
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Reply 3 - Posted by: Jobe 5/24/2020 11:33:52 AM (No. 420573)
There is NO PLACE in our judicial system for a judge as biased and arrogant as this fellow. He is disgusting and completely unequipped to make any kind of a legal decision. He convicts himself out of his own mouth.
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Reply 4 - Posted by: curious1 5/24/2020 12:04:17 PM (No. 420595)
As long as they don't experience serious consequences, like publicly hanged or put in front of a firing squad (after a public, fair, 5 min trial of course), you won't see this behavior stop. So they lose their position? The their fellow commies give them some bogus book deal and hire them as a consultant for very fat fees. As long as you leave rats alive in your house, they will be gnawing holes in the structure.
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Reply 5 - Posted by: DrOstrow 5/24/2020 12:13:21 PM (No. 420601)
First, anyone here have a half a million to just give away to political parties / candidates ? - Yeah, Me neither ! I would like to believe that there is a honest, logical answer to this but - WHERE do judges get this kind of money ? Even done over years, that is still a lot of $$$$ to just be 'giving away'. I've also often wondered the same thing about some about high ranking military officers who seem to retire quite well off !!
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Reply 6 - Posted by: Krause 5/24/2020 1:58:14 PM (No. 420718)
Well, judges can be weenies, too.
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Reply 7 - Posted by: czechlist 5/24/2020 2:58:59 PM (No. 420790)
#5 The Dimocrats are organized crime and expert at money laundering. They steer tax payer dollars to their special interests knowing that the DNC will get a percentage back in contributions. For example Planned Parenthood is a major DNC contributor and they get half a billion tax $$ a year. Whitehouse probably seeded this guy over many years - quid pro quo, anyone?
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