For Immediate Release
Kristen Voorhees, email@example.com, 202.548.7166
Senators Must Reject McConnell’s Attempt to Pack Court with Extreme Nominees
“At a moment when our courts are under attack, it is more important than ever that those who serve on the bench are fair and independent. By bringing the nominations of Thomas Farr and Jonathan Kobes to the Senate floor, Leader McConnell makes plain his agenda to pack the courts with right-wing ideologues.
“Farr’s unrelenting pursuit of restricting voting rights and defending employment discrimination should be disqualifying. Instead, he is being rewarded with a lifetime appointment. Kobes, who was rated Not Qualified by the ABA, also possesses a demonstrated hostility toward the protection of civil and human rights, including reproductive freedom and LGBTQ equality.
“All senators must reject the confirmation of these extreme nominees and protect the integrity of our federal courts.”
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