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Supreme Court Update: Kavanaugh Is No Kennedy, and Kennedy Was No Centrist


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Supreme Court Update: Kavanaugh Is No Kennedy, and Kennedy Was No Centrist

Bill Blum

There is a growing consensus among legal commentators that D.C. Circuit Judge Brett Kavanaugh will move the Supreme Court sharply to the right should the Senate confirm his nomination. Kavanaugh is a loyal Republican operative who has championed conservative causes at every step of his professional career.


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That was a good overview, Mr. Blum. It will be interesting to see how Democrats will enable Kavanaugh’s accession to SCOTUS while chanting in “opposition.”


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SCOTUS is kleptocracy writ large.

Isn’t Kennedy’s son engaged in financing Trump enterprises ?


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Yes. From the article:

“As reported by numerous outlets, Kennedy’s son Justin once held a high-ranking position in Deutsche Bank, Trump’s go-to financial institution for high-risk loans.”