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Democratic senator makes shocking statement about Obama-appointed Justice Sotomayor

Posted on AllSides April 4th, 2024
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Justice Sonia Sotomayor, the oldest Democratic-appointed Supreme Court justice, has received calls from several left-liberal activists to step down from the Supreme Court so she doesn’t die in office.

Sen. Richard Blumenthal (D-CT) made some of the strongest comments approaching saying what has been rumored as a push to force Sotomayor out of her chambers to give President Joe Biden an opportunity to appoint another Supreme Court justice. In an interview with NBC News, he cautioned her to “weigh the competing factors.”

“I’m very respectful of Justice Sotomayor,” Blumenthal said....

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