Three RINOs Will Vote Yes On Jackson’s Confirmation
Posted On April 5, 2022
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Three Republicans Say They Will Vote to Confirm KBJ
Three senior Republican senators have announced they will vote to confirm Ketanji Brown Jackson to the Supreme Court of the United States.
Senators Mitt Romney of Utah, Lisa Murkowski of Alaska, and Susan Collins of Maine have all shared their plans to vote for the controversial nominee. Each one has been torched on social media for their support of the judge, whose sentences for pedophiles have been shockingly lenient.
All three deeply unpopular senators referred to Jackson’s qualifications and experience and ignored the buzz over her treatment of cases involving child exploitation and her inability to define the word “woman.” While opponents do not dispute her qualifications, her refusal to adhere to standard sentencing is extremely concerning.
In fact, several state Attorneys General have publicly opposed Jackson’s confirmation. In a letter, the officials wrote:
“The undersigned attorneys general and I write to express our opposition to the nomination of Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson to the United States Supreme Court because of her unconscionable leniency toward criminals who possess, publish, and produce child pornography—or, more accurately, images of child rape. Judge Jackson hasn’t merely erred on the more forgiving end of a spectrum of available punishments, as many judges sometimes do. Rather, during her decade-long tenure as a federal district court judge, she repeatedly cast victims aside, elevated criminal defendants above them, and sentenced the abusers well below the accepted federal guidelines. For example, in dozens of child pornography cases, she imposed sentences that were anywhere from 15 to nearly 70 percent less than what the prosecutor had requested.”
Rebecca Horvath is an editor and writer for NRN. For nearly a decade, Horvath wrote a regular Community Voices column for the Johnson City Press, where she was known to ruffle a few feathers. In 2018, she began writing for the National Federation of Republican Women, interviewing and profiling candidates such as Sen. Martha McSally and Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith. Horvath also contributes to Net3d.home.blog.