He sounds so judicial. He talks about neutrality, raising plain vanilla issues about deference to the expertise of administrative agencies. It is boring, hardly likely to engender indignation. He says his decisions are required by the law — not affected by his own background. He is Judge Neil Gorsuch and he may soon be on the Supreme Court. Don’t be fooled. His approach is not neutral, not required by the law, and far out of the mainstream. Quite apart from social issues like abortion or gay rights, his approach could gut health and safety and antidiscrimination laws.
Tuesday, April 04, 2017
Should Dems oppose Gorsuch
Judge Nancy Gertner says he's extreme. But of all the picks that Trump could make, he's seems pretty moderate to me. Here's Gertner: