Milestone 200th Federal Judge Confirmed; Future of Judiciary; Democrats & Abortion; Election & Consequences 6.24.20

Carrie Severino: Just reached the historic milestone of 200 confirmed judges appointed by current president; includes circuit court, Supreme Court, judges with lifetime appointments who can alter the federal judiciary; Judicial Crisis Network calls them constitutionalist judges, ‘saving us from hundreds of policy-driven liberal judges’; elections have consequences. and 

Michael New: Pew Research Poll shows majority of Democrats favors abortion restrictions, Democratic Party out of synch with majority of their voters; younger Democrats (ages 18 to 29), key demographic for Joe Biden, more likely than older Democrats to disagree with the party’s preferred abortion policies; likelihood of the Hyde Amendment to come up in campaigns.