Democrats line up tough questions for Neil Gorsuch

March 20, 2017 | Courtesy of dailykos.com

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The confirmation hearing for Neil Gorsuch, popular vote loser Donald Trump's pick for the Supreme Court, begins on Monday and Senate Democrats are coming into the process with loads of bad history for this judge. There are five key areas likely to be in focus: contraception and Obamacare; his participation in lawless schemes of the Bush-Cheney regime; his judicial independence from Trump; a bad record on labor; and his views on the Chevron deference,  a "longstanding doctrine that calls on judges to defer to how federal agencies interpret key laws."

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