Letter to the Editor: Expand the U.S. Supreme Court

Posted 6/28/22

To protect our reproductive freedoms, we need to expand the U.S. Supreme Court.

The Judiciary Act of 2021 would add four new seats to the Supreme Court, bringing the number of justices to 13. It …

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Letter to the Editor: Expand the U.S. Supreme Court

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To protect our reproductive freedoms, we need to expand the U.S. Supreme Court.

The Judiciary Act of 2021 would add four new seats to the Supreme Court, bringing the number of justices to 13. It would help restore balance to a court that Mitch McConnell has packed with right-wing extremists who just dismantled abortion care in America.

Recent polling showed that not only do a majority of Americans believe that the Supreme Court should uphold the right to abortion care, they also agree that we need to restore balance to the court and support adding additional judges to the Supreme Court.

I’m urging Congress to pass the Judiciary Act so we can create an institution that moves away from partisan politics and represents the good of all Americans.



 

Susan Coffey,

Olympia

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