Pa., N.J. Dems unified in opposition to Trump Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh

July 10, 2018

Sen. Bob Casey, seen here at 30th St. Station in June, announced Monday that he would oppose President Trump’s nominee for the Supreme Court — before the president even announced his choice for the seat. Trump made his pick Monday night to fill a vacancy left by retiring Justice Anthony Kennedy.

By Staff

WASHINGTON — Democratic senators from Pennsylvania and New Jersey immediately blasted President Trump’s Supreme Court nominee, Brett Kavanaugh, on Monday night, warning that the judge could tilt the court far to the right and roll back access to abortion and civil rights laws.

Sen. Bob Casey of Pennsylvania didn’t even wait for the formal selection. He declared his opposition hours before Trump  9 p.m. announcement.

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