Biden Says He Will Convene Bipartisan Commission To Study Reforms To U.S. Courts

Biden Says He Will Convene Bipartisan Commission To Study Reforms To U.S. Courts

The Democratic nominee envisions a bipartisan group of constitutional scholars who would, after 180 days, make recommendations to reform the court system, which Biden calls “out of whack.” Packing the court refers to something FDR threatened to do when the Supreme Court tried to stop his New Deal from happening. It means … Continue reading Biden Says He Will Convene Bipartisan Commission To Study Reforms To U.S. Courts

Franklin Roosevelt Tried to Pack the Supreme Court. Democrats Should Too.

Franklin Roosevelt Tried to Pack the Supreme Court. Democrats Should Too.

The idea that Roosevelt’s court-packing plan ruined his legacy is a historical fallacy. If Kavanaugh gets confirmed, it’s the only thing the Democrats can do once back in power to change the direction the court could be taking with regards to democracy as a whole. Source: Franklin Roosevelt Tried to Pack the … Continue reading Franklin Roosevelt Tried to Pack the Supreme Court. Democrats Should Too.