Published: Fri, July 13, 2018
Science | By Cecil Little

Kavanaugh's women law clerks hail Court pick as 'advocate'

Kavanaugh's women law clerks hail Court pick as 'advocate'

Kavanaugh is President Donald Trump's nominee to succeed U.S. Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy.

The women said Judge Kavanaugh achieved "rare gender parity" on the Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit, hiring 25 women and 23 men as law clerks.

Robert Bork, nominated by President Ronald Reagan to the Supreme Court in 1987, came under intense scrutiny by Democrats who mined his legal writings for evidence of his conservative leanings.

Kavanaugh, 53, reported debt between $60,000 and $200,000 on three credit cards and a personal loan in 2016, but the debt either was paid off or fell below the required amount to be reported, according to The Post.

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If Kavanaugh is confirmed, it would mean a significant shift to the right for the Supreme Court, according to the Judicial Common Space system, a metric developed by political scientists Lee Epstein, Andrew D. Martin, Jeffrey A. Segal, and Chad Westerland.

The value of residences is not subject to disclosure, and Shah added that Kavanaugh has a government retirement account worth almost half a million dollars that also was not required to be disclosed.

Equality Florida policy director John Harris Maurer takes issue with Kavanaugh's record on LGBTQ rights.

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"This appointee will likely rule on whether businesses have a license to discriminate against the LGBTQ community, on President Trump's ban on transgender service members in the military", Maurer said.

The White House has tried to portray President Trump's Supreme Court nominee, Brett Kavanaugh, as a down-to-earth guy who engages in wholesome activities like watching sports and mentoring kids when he isn't ruling against women's reproductive rights or explaining why the president is above the law.

On Kavanaugh's chances to be confirmed by the time the new Supreme Court session begins in October, Grassley said that "with the possibility of getting five or six Democrats and all the Republicans sticking together, yes, but if all the Republicans don't stick together and the Democrats smell blood, then I don't think we'll get any Democrats". "I'm going to fight this nomination with everything I've got".

Their second phase, which a staffer said will start two weeks before the confirmation hearings, will focus on mobilizing voters to put pressure on their home-state senators to confirm Kavanaugh.

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