During an election, you really never know how what issues are going to be raised and take on an added significance. Sure, the economy, health care and national defense are always going to be on people’s minds.
But at the beginning of this election cycle did anyone really think that adding more justices to the Supreme Court would ever be an issue that would actually be discussed? If you says yes, you’re probably a liar.
However, with 2020 being as crazy as it has been, why wouldn’t packing the court come up?
On Morning Joe, Joe Scarborough, a one-time Republican congressman actually urged to Democrat Chuck Schumer and the rest of his Democratic colleagues to add more justices, in order to, as he puts it, to “fight Republican radicalism.”