While he thinks very highly of himself, Donald Trump was essentially a stooge for the Republican power. And Mitch McConnell used him to place 3 justices on the Supreme Court.The radical judges Trump placed on the court, Brett Kavanaugh, Neil Gorsuch, and Amy Coney Barrett have all voted to repeal Roe vs. Wade. Despite his role in placing them on the court, Trump apparently thinks the decision will be a bad one.
Republicans were hoping for a strong midterm showing this year and were in a good position to do so thanks to inflation and gas prices. The Supreme Court, though, has now energized the Democratic base.
According to Maggie Haberman, the former President has spent the last few weeks telling people the Roe decision would be, “bad for Republicans.”
Following the leak of the Roe draft back in May, Trump responded, “I don’t know what the decision is. We’ve been reading about something that was drawn months ago. Nobody knows what that decision is. A draft is a draft
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