Just 1 in 3 U.S. voters support packing the Supreme Court with justices — a practice the Democratic presidential ticket has repeatedly refused to provide a public stance on — if Republicans were to confirm Judge Amy Coney Barrett to the vacancy left by the late Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg before the election, according to a new poll by The Washington Examiner/YouGov.
According to The Washington Examiner, 34% of all U.S. voters support the idea of Democrats packing the nation’s highest court if Republicans were to confirm Judge Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court, and the Democrats were to enter the Senate with a new majority and take over the White House.
Democrats made up a significant portion of the voters in favor of court-packing, constituting 60% of respondents who expressed interest in court-packing. Meanwhile, 47% of all U.S. voters are against it.
While 32% of Independent voters support packing the Supreme court, only 5% of Republicans support