According to liberals, Obama’s pick was not diverse enough to be in the Supreme Court. It seems like understanding the Constitution comes second — would they be happy if Obama had picked a black and hispanic lesbian?
“I’ve been talking to some Democrats, some activists who the White House has been talking to throughout this process, and the word I’m hearing is ‘uninspiring.’ I’m also hearing the word ‘disappointing.’”
“The disappointment stems from the fact that Garland — his age, he’s in his sixties — he’s white. he’s from the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals. He’s from Harvard. He does not bring what people see as more diversity to the court.”