The Daily Beast: Progressive Group Goes After Nadler…but Not Impeachment

As House Judiciary Committee Chairman Rep. Jerrold Nadler (D-NY) contends with a growing push among his fellow Democrats to move toward impeachment proceedings against President Trump, he finds himself receiving incoming on another front. A leading progressive group is demanding that the congressman get moving on unearthing Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh’s past positions on abortion. In April, Demand Justice, a […]

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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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New York Daily News: Pro-choice activists push Jerry Nadler to subpoena Justice Kavanaugh’s abortion opinions penned under the first Bush White House

With Southern states passing harsh new abortion restrictions aimed squarely at bringing a challenge in the Supreme Court, pro-choice activists are turning to one lawmaker who could be key to helping their cause, but hasn’t — New York Rep. Jerry Nadler. Nadler has long been a supporter of abortion rights, but a mix of pro-choice […]

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Press Release: Demand Justice Statement Regarding Senator Gillibrand’s Pledge to Only Appoint Judges Who Will Uphold Roe

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEMay 7, 2019 CONTACT: press@demandjustice.org DEMAND JUSTICE STATEMENT REGARDING SENATOR GILLIBRAND’S PLEDGE TO ONLY APPOINT JUDGES WHO WILL UPHOLD ROE WASHINGTON, DC––Demand Justice Executive Director Brian Fallon released the following statement Tuesday in response to Senator Kirsten Gillibrand’s announcement that she will only appoint judges who commit to upholding Roe v. Wade: “It should not be […]

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Chicago Tribune: Kirsten Gillibrand has a litmus test for Supreme Court justices she’d appoint as president. They must back Roe v. Wade.

Kirsten Gillibrand is promising that, if elected president, she’ll only appoint Supreme Court justices who will support the Roe v. Wade decision, imposing a key legal litmus test that’s consistent with most Democrats’ values but which White House contenders don’t usually express so openly. The Democratic senator from New York writes in a Tuesday Medium post that […]

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Politico: Liberal judicial group targets Collins in new TV ad

  The liberal Demand Justice Initiative will launch a television ad this weekend attacking Republican Sen. Susan Collins of Maine for her vote to confirm Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh. The 30-second ad features a clip of Collins stating she did not think Kavanaugh would repeal Roe v. Wade and then cited his position last week in a case challenging a […]

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Press Release: New Ad: Collins Would Be Breaking Her Word To Vote For Kavanaugh After Bombshell Email Shows He Disputed Roe As ‘Settled Law’

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 9, 2018 CONTACT: press@demandjustice.org NEW AD: COLLINS WOULD BE BREAKING HER WORD TO VOTE FOR KAVANAUGH AFTER BOMBSHELL EMAIL SHOWS HE DISPUTED ROE AS ‘SETTLED LAW’ New Maine Ad Says ‘If Collins Votes for Kavanaugh Now, She’ll Be Breaking Her Word’ WASHINGTON, DC—Demand Justice is releasing a new TV and […]

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“Tell Sen. Collins to Keep Her Word”: TV and digital ad telling Senator Collins to keep her word and protect access to safe, legal abortion

CNN: Meet the protesters interrupting Brett Kavanaugh’s confirmation hearing

  Scarlet-red capes. Gray t-shirts emblazoned with “I Am What’s At Stake.” Purple tees reading, “Reproductive Freedom For All.” …Carla from Silver Spring, Maryland, who did not share her last name, donned her red cape and white bonnet on Tuesday and Wednesday to protest Kavanaugh’s nomination. She told CNN that their group was organized by […]

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