Voting rights must be prioritized near-term over any attempt to try to push through an expansion of the Supreme Court, and Democrats should not get caught up in diverting their energies toward the Court issue.
The Republican senator was confronted after a press conference during which he spoke out against "court packing."
"You didn't see Republicans when we had control of the Senate try to rig the game," Sen. Ted Cruz said. "You didn't see us try to pack the Court."
The Democrats are returning to their roots during Joe Biden's presidency. The Clintonian concession that the "era of big government" was over has been nullified.
President Franklin D. Roosevelt introduced a proposal to expand the Supreme Court in 1937.
The Sheppard case is instructive in trying to understand our own moment—especially the crucial question of whether the guilty verdict against Chauvin will hold. And the Sheppard precedent may just result in Chauvin's guilty verdict being overturned by the Supreme Court.
Radical House and Senate Democrats introduced a plan to pack the Supreme Court with partisan justices that would fundamentally undermine the rule of law and change American democracy as we know it.
The MyPillow CEO on Monday said he's suing Dominion Voting Systems for $1.6 billion for "our First Amendment rights."
Just 38 percent of Americans approve of a Democratic plan to add four new justices to the nation's top court.
The evangelist warned that increasing the number of seats on the high court could be a danger the county.
In the video, which was posted to Twitter by Jones, he can be heard saying, "Our Democracy is in crisis. The insurrection on January 6 made that clear. This crisis didn't arrive overnight, or by accident. The Supreme Court helped bring us here."
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has nixed a proposal to expand the U.S. Supreme Court, telling reporters Thursday that she won't advance legislation some Democrats unveiled this week.
On Thursday, Congressional Democrats unveiled legislation in both chambers that would expand the number of Supreme Court justices from nine to 13.
The Constitution does not set out how many justices are permitted to sit on the court.
Biden has previously dismissed the idea of putting more justices on the court, but a new bill seeks to add four more.
Democrats will reportedly introduce a bill on Thursday that would expand the court from nine justices to 13.
Biden will fulfill a promise he made on the campaign trail on Friday and sign an executive order establishing a commission to study whether to expand the Supreme Court.
We can, and must, use all tools necessary in our policy and legal arsenal to rein in the Big Tech oligarchs before it is too late.
Regardless of how well Biden's nominees are received in our 50-50 Senate, the real fight will happen when 82‐year‐old Justice Stephen Breyer inevitably retires.
Florida claimed that Georgia uses too much of the water that flows from Atlanta to the Gulf of Mexico, arguing that overconsumption led to the decline in Florida's oyster industry.
A Montana man filed a lawsuit against the social media giant when he could not stop notifications saying an attempt had been made to log in to his account from a new device or browser.
The NRA is backing a challenge to a New York policy that requires residents to show "proper cause" in order to be permitted to carry a concealed handgun in public.
If pending voting rights laws are enacted, the Supreme Court will uphold them.
This month, the Department of Justice and the Department of Homeland Security issued a joint report stating that the federal agencies found no evidence of foreign interference in the election.
Trump's DOJ resumed federal capital punishment after a 17-year hiatus, overseeing more executions than any president in 120 years.
Senate Republicans refused to hold hearings for Garland when he was nominated to the court by Barack Obama in 2016.
Coke sells its product as the "pause that refreshes." Coca-Cola might refreshingly pause in its latest scheme to achieve racial justice.
Curtailing the right to associate and speak anonymously would do profound damage in the current political climate.