The Daily Beast: The GOP Abandons D.C.’s Courts as Gun Violence Explodes

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Eleanor Clift


Gun Safety

This excerpt is from a piece that originally ran on January 4, 2021.

It’s an anomaly that infuriates DC statehood advocates. “Nowhere else in this country are local state court judges held up by federal U.S. senators,” says Dan Goldberg with Alliance for Justice, a liberal advocacy group. “They’re not handling great constitutional questions, it’s just day-to-day administering of justice.”

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