Press Release: As Potential Court Showdown on Abortion Looms, Demand Justice Urges Nadler to Seek Documents that May Reveal Kavanaugh’s Bias Against Roe

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEMay 24, 2019 CONTACT: press@demandjustice.org AS POTENTIAL COURT SHOWDOWN ON ABORTION LOOMS, DEMAND JUSTICE URGES NADLER TO SEEK DOCUMENTS THAT MAY REVEAL KAVANAUGH’S BIAS AGAINST ROE New Report from Demand Justice Highlights the Potential Significance of Documents from Kavanaugh’s Tenure as Staff Secretary in the Bush White House WASHINGTON, DC—On Friday, Demand Justice urged House […]

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Press Release: Demand Justice Statement on Supreme Court’s Republican Justices Overturning 40-Year-Old Precedent

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEMay 13, 2019 CONTACT: press@demandjustice.org DEMAND JUSTICE STATEMENT ON SUPREME COURT’S REPUBLICAN JUSTICES OVERTURNING 40-YEAR-OLD PRECEDENT WASHINGTON, DC––Brian Fallon, Executive Director of Demand Justice, released the following statement Monday after the Supreme Court, in a 5-4 decision along partisan lines, overturned a 40-year-old precedent in the case of Nevada v. Hall: “The Republican justices’ disregard […]

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BuzzFeed: Progressive Groups Ask Congress To Investigate Brett Kavanaugh

WASHINGTON — More than two dozen progressive groups are sending a letter to Congress on Thursday urging an investigation into Justice Brett Kavanaugh’s confirmation process and the numerous controversies around it, according to a copy obtained by BuzzFeed News. The national furor over Kavanaugh’s nomination to replace former justice Anthony Kennedy on the US Supreme Court, after […]

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New York Times: Frustrated Democrats Intensify Demand for Big Institutional Changes

  It’s an emerging rallying cry on the left: Expand the Supreme Court and eliminate the Senate filibuster. Still seething over Republican obstruction during the Obama administration that peaked in 2016 with the blockade against the Supreme Court nominee Merrick B. Garland, liberal groups are encouraging Democrats running for president and the Senate to commit to […]

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Boston Globe: Senator Susan Collins is feeling the heat

  Senator Susan Collins’s reputation for bipartisanship has brought her respect across the aisle over 22 years in Washington, D.C. But these days, the famously temperate 66-year-old senior stateswoman from Maine is inspiring the kind of liberal animus more typically directed at people named Trump. …Given that backdrop, Democratic organizations were already viewing Collins as […]

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Press Release: Progressive Judicial Group Expands Maine Ad Buy to Television After Collins Doubles Down on Support for Kavanaugh

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 15, 2019 CONTACT: press@demandjustice.org PROGRESSIVE JUDICIAL GROUP EXPANDS MAINE AD BUY TO TELEVISION AFTER COLLINS DOUBLES DOWN ON SUPPORT FOR KAVANAUGH Demand Justice Initiative Tells Collins: ‘Just Admit Your Vote Was a Mistake’ WASHINGTON, DC—After Senator Susan Collins defended Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh’s decision in a controversial abortion case, Demand […]

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“It Was All A Sham:” Television ad in Maine responds to Justice Brett Kavanaugh’s vote to allow a strict anti-abortion law in Louisiana to take effect by calling out Senator Susan Collins for voting to confirm him to the Supreme Court