Roll Call: Democrats renew push to confirm Biden’s picks for federal courtsRoll Call:
This excerpt is from a piece that originally ran on January 24, 2023.
Rakim Brooks, president of the progressive Alliance for Justice, said that certain Senate Republicans might never sign off on a Biden district court nominee for their home state, no matter how moderate the individual.
“These are not, sort of, garden-variety Republicans,” Brooks said. “They have become ever more extreme about the kinds of nominees that they are willing to put on the bench.”