The Massive Saturday Present investigated why Democrats are pushing a plan to pack the Supreme Court docket, suggesting it could be a ploy to intimidate current justices.
Former Congressman and Fox Information Contributor Sean Duffy famous it was unlikely that Speaker of the Home Nancy Pelosi would proceed with a vote to pack the Supreme Court docket except the Senate eradicated the filibuster, a transfer that can also be being pushed by congressional Democrats.
“Right here’s what’s taking place: Nancy Pelosi desires nothing greater than to stack the Supreme Court docket,” mentioned Duffy.
“That is all about energy…Nancy Pelosi solely has a skinny majority, a handful of seats, that make her the Speaker, and she or he’s not going to make these average members that give her a majority take a vote on packing the court docket except it’s going to cross the Senate. So, except the Senate goes to cast off the filibuster rule, Nancy Pelosi will not be going to make her weak members take a vote on packing the court docket,” Duffy continued
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The present hosts additionally mentioned the Democrats’ court-packing push was half of a bigger drawback, and prompt a scarcity of management in President Joe Biden, who final week established a fee to check adjustments to the Supreme Court docket. Among the many adjustments being thought-about by Biden’s fee are increasing the variety of seats on the court docket and imposing time period limits on justices.
“I’m not as involved about what number of justices there are, and even the political persuasion of the court docket,” mentioned Fox Information Contributor Joey Jones. “I care extra about Congress not going locations with laws that make half the nation really feel like their rights are infringed upon.”
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Fox Nation’s Abby Hornacek prompt Biden was a part of the issue, noting his historical past of flip-flopping on points.
“In the case of President Joe Biden, he hasn’t outwardly come out and mentioned…’cease this nonsense, we’re not going to court docket pack,’” Hornacek mentioned. “As a substitute, he’s establishing this fee which suggests to me that he’s contemplating it.”