The Judicial Crisis Network is putting pressure on Michigan Democrat Senators Stabenow and Peters to support the nomination of Michigan Supreme Court Justice Joan Larsen to the 6th Circuit Court of Appeals.
Watch the new ad here and check out the Washington Examiner’s write up below.
It is important to also note, Senator Stabenow voted for 99 percent of President Obama’s judicial nominees and Senator Peters voted for 100 percent of Obama’s judicial nominees. These red-state Democrats were eager to give deference to the executive branch on judicial nominations under President Obama, and they should do so again now under President Trump. Stabenow and Peters should put partisanship aside and support the nomination of the highly-qualified Joan Larsen to the 6th Circuit Court of Appeals.
The Washington Examiner: Judicial Crisis Network launches six-figure ad campaign for Trump nominee to appeals courtBy Ryan LovelaceJune 30, 2017The right-leaning Judicial Crisis Network is starting a $140,000 ad campaign to help confirm Joan Larsen as President Trump’s nominee for the 6th Circuit Court of Appeals.The ad encourages Michigan’s U.S. senators not to block the Michigan Supreme Court justice’s confirmation to the federal appeals court.“Justice Larsen — overwhelmingly re-elected, she applies the law, not a political agenda,” a narrator says in the new 30-second ad set to run in Michigan. “Why aren’t Sens. [Debbie] Stabenow and [Gary] Peters supporting her nomination to the U.S. Court of Appeals? Partisan politics. Tell Sens. Stabenow and Peters: End the political games. Support Joan Larsen.”
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