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  • John Kalinger

Study: On Judges, Red State Democrats Lean Far Left


When it comes to judges, most of the red state Democrats appear to be listening to Ted Kennedy and Hillary Clinton.

WASHINGTON, DC - With an eye to the pivotal role of the Senate’s 14 red state Democrats in the imminent vote on Fifth Circuit nominee Judge Leslie Southwick, the Committee for Justice (CFJ) has analyzed the voting patterns of the 14 senators regarding judicial nominations. The analysis, released today, scores each Democratic senator from a red state based on the 26 most important votes on President Bush’s judicial nominees. A detailed scorecard is provided below.