How Trump is reshaping the courts…. Axios ^ | 5/10/2018 | Sam Baker, Stef W. Kight, Andrew Witherspoon  Posted on 5/15/2018, 11:23:39 AM by caww Why it matters: .. If Trump can keep replacing liberal judges with conservatives, he’d be giving conservatives an upper hand that would last for decades.

How Trump is reshaping the courts….
Axios ^ | 5/10/2018 | Sam Baker, Stef W. Kight, Andrew Witherspoon 

Posted on 5/15/2018, 11:23:39 AM by caww

Why it matters: .. If Trump can keep replacing liberal judges with conservatives, he’d be giving conservatives an upper hand that would last for decades.

President Trump has already appointed a ‘record-breaking’ number of federal judges, but his judicial legacy is even bigger than that:… More than half of those judges replaced Democratic appointees.

The bottom line: Trump and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell have already set a breakneck pace for judicial confirmations. If Republicans still control the Senate after this year’s midterms, no matter what else happens, that pace will continue — and the impact will be felt long after Trump’s presidency ends.

(Excerpt) Read more at axios.com …

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