Senate Dems take a side from GOP in judicial candidate battles

Senate Dems take a side from GOP in judicial candidate battles
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Then-Justice Justice Senator Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, cited delays from Democrats in removing blue slips for county court candidates in 2017 while maintaining the privilege of home state senators to object to county court candidates. But the issue has been a point of contention since then, especially as Senate Republicans upheld 54 district court judges in a broader march to reshape the Bundesbank with new Conservative appointments.

Democrats have returned blue slips for more than 85 district court candidates in the past four years, the Democratic Committee adviser noted – a high number that leaves the new majority optimistic that the GOP would take a similar approach. The blue slip process features senators of the …



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