What the Rush to Confirm Amy Coney Barrett Is Really About
The Republican Party wants to shield itself from the growing Democratic coalition.
“Every young conservative judge that the GOP has stacked onto the federal courts amounts to a sandbag against that rising demographic wave”
"Young people of color make up about 70 percent of those newly eligible voters in California and Nevada, two-thirds in Texas, three-fifths in Arizona, and about 55 percent in Georgia, Florida, New York, and North Carolina." by
Joy JUST VOTE & MASK UP!! Reid 😷)
As the nation’s growing racial and religious diversity limits the GOP’s prospects, filling the courts with conservatives constitutes what Princeton historian Sean Wilentz calls “the right-wing firewall” against a country evolving electorally away from them
"If you assign half of each state’s population to each senator, the GOP has represented a majority of the American public for only one two-year period during that span: 1997 to 1998."
“Every young conservative judge that the GOP has stacked onto the federal courts amounts to a sandbag against that rising demographic wave,” ... time for a flood, I would say. VOTE