(UPDATED October 19, 2020): Last week the Senate Judiciary Committee rammed through rush committee hearings on Amy Coney Barrett, Trump’s extremist nominee to replace Ruth Bader Ginsburg on the Supreme Court, despite the fact that we are already in the middle of a presidential election: By the time Committee Chair Lindsay Graham pushed through approval,…

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Last week Mitch McConnell pushed through two more extremist nominees to the federal bench. The last one, inexperienced Corey Wilson, who has called the Affordable Care Act “perverse” and supported discriminatory efforts that would restrict voting rights for people of color, marked the 200th confirmation of President Trump’s judicial nominees. For comparison, President Obama had…

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Join the Alliance for Justice and nine other organizations for a digital rally to call on Senators to protect our rights and #StopWalker and #StopWilson. The rally will be livestreamed on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/events/276727473453616/ Speakers include Senator Chuck Schumer, Senator Mazie K. Hirono, and U.S. Senator Bob Casey. BACKGROUND: D.C. Circuit nominee Justin Walker called…

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