Senator Dianne Feinstein (D-CA), the highest ranking Democrat on the Senate Judiciary Committee, has riled up the political Left with her demeanor in the hearings to nominate Judge Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court, and now at least two Democratic groups have called for action to be taken against the senator for it.
“It’s time for Sen. Feinstein to step down from her leadership position on the Senate Judiciary Committee,” Brian Fallon, executive director of Demand Justice and the former national press secretary to the 2016 Clinton campaign, said in a statement Thursday afternoon. “If she won’t, her colleagues need to intervene.”
“She has undercut Democrats’ position at every step of this process, from undermining calls for filibuster and Court reform straight through to thanking Republicans for the most egregious partisan power grab in the modern history of the Supreme Court. If Senate Democrats are going to get their act together on the courts going forward, they cannot