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View Diary: Keeping Obama's Senate Seat Blue! Introductory Blog by Democrat David Hoffman (129 comments)

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  •  I agree on Alexi, but Hoffman is a Blue Dog (0+ / 0-)

    at best. Hoffman worked for Rehnquist and Jacobs in the 2nd Circuit. He worked for Senator Boren who voted for Clarence Thomas and was anti-choice. The only political donation he ever made was to Rep. Boren who is anti-choice and part of the recent Stupak vote. Maddow even suggested that Boren was part of the family. There is just no way to explain any of his history away.

    Do some research and you will find that judges pick their clerks based on ideology. Hoffman acts like he took the best job offered to him. That's not the case. Judges pick clerks because they share the same views. The year that Hoffman worked for Rehnquist the Supreme Court stripped the Brady Bill of its teeth; they wrote a roadmap for protesters telling them how to shutdown reproductive centers without getting arrested; and in Lawrence v Texas, Rehnquist dissented with Scalia and signed onto:

    Scalia concluded, the Court "has largely signed on to the so-called homosexual agenda."

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