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In 1983, then-Senator Joe Biden said of FDR’s proposal to pack the Supreme Court:

“It was a bonehead idea. It was a terrible, terrible mistake to make. “

“And it put in question, if for an entire decade, the independence of the most significant body – including the Congress in my view – the most significant body in this country, the Supreme Court of the United States of America.”

Would packing the Supreme Court – as Democrats say they plan to do – “put into question the independence” of the “most significant body in this country” ?

Is it reckless for House Democrats to introduce this legislation before President Biden’s Commission has even made recommendations?

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