If the Senate confirms President Donald Trump’s conservative Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett, the court will experience a far-right ideological lurch that will reshape American life as we know it, states a post today on Media Matters.
empoweredvoters: She knew what her staying on the bench meant to all of us. She never retired to try and ensure Trump would not replace her.
“NPR said that just days before her death, Ginsburg dictated a statement to her granddaughter, Clara Spera, which said, “My most fervent wish is that I will not be replaced until a new president is installed.”
Ginsburg’s death came after a long battle with cancer and several hospitalizations. In July, she announced that she was undergoing chemotherapy for a “reoccurrence of cancer” but could still perform her Supreme Court duties.”
The announcement came two days after she was released from the hospital following treatment for an infection from an operation on a pancreatic tumor.”
Originally posted on Yes on Prop 16:
The Opportunity for All Coalition is moving rapidly into campaign mode to support the passage of Proposition 16, which will ask California voters in November to allow equal opportunity policies to be used by state and local governments to promote good jobs, good wages, and quality schools for everyone.…