History Made: Ketanji Brown Jackson confirmed to SCOTUS

Key Messages and Hashtags

1. Ketanji Brown Jackson makes history by being confirmed as the newest justice on SCOTUS. #JusticeJackson #FreedomToThrive


2. Oil companies are still #RippingAmericansOff and #OilCompaniesAreScrewingYou by keeping prices at the pump high so they can see more profits, even as the cost of oil drops.


3. Republicans in Texas, Idaho, South Dakota, Iowa, and more states are trying to make abortion illegal, imposing evangelical Christian Nationalist religious views on pregnant peoples' bodies. A woman in Texas was charged with murder after a self induced abortion. See Article Here. Do these Republicans look like people who believe in #Liberty, or the #FreedomToThrive?


4. Biden/Harris administration has lowered the deficit by $354 billion, once again cleaning up the preceding Republican administration's mistakes. Deficit hawks should be pleased. The more people are employed, the more the deficit goes down! #DeficitReduction #FreedomToThrive


5. Republicans continue to double down on anti-American, anti-patriotic actions. a. Don Trump Jr texted Mark Meadows to plan the coup just 2 days after the election, and coverage was buried in the NYT. b. There is a 7-hour gap in White House call logs on Jan. 6 (in contrast to 20 minutes missing in Watergate). What would these call logs reveal about the attempted overthrow of the government? Also, there's virtually no record of gifts received by TFG and staff the last year of the Trump Administration. The grift continues. c. 63 House Republicans voted against supporting NATO.


Discussion

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