Sen. Cotton: ‘Drunk With Power’ Dems Want to Pack Supreme Court

The Democrats’ call to add four justices to the Supreme Court is a “power grab” from lawmakers who are “drunk with power” and who will do anything “to seize more control and power over the lives of Americans,” so their plans must be denounced, Sen. Tom Cotton said Friday. 

“They’re angry that they don’t have a liberal majority on the Supreme Court, and they want to add four justices, shocking, the exact number they need to get Democratic-appointed justices into a majority on the court,” the Arkansas Republican told Fox News’ “The Faulkner Focus.”

Even if the measure will face difficulty in being passed because the Senate is evenly divided, part of the reason to announce the bill now is because Democrats are trying to “push the boundaries of what’s possible,” Cotton added. 

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