REBUTTAL! - New deal accomplished or was trying to was threatened They created a no mans land where no government – state or federal could

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Rebuttal to William- Roosevelt was genuine in his attempt to expand the Supreme Court 1 .Article III of the U.S. Constitution is silent as to how many justices may serve on the Court at any given time. 2. The average age of the Supreme Court was 71, He had appointed none of the nine justices, Republican presidents had named 7 of the 9 and nearly 80 percent of the judges sitting at all levels of the federal judiciary. 3. With the four horsemen as the nucleus of the supreme court everything that the
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Unformatted text preview: New deal accomplished or was trying to was threatened. They created a no mans land where no government – state or federal could function. 4. FDR never proposed to get rid of this institution just merely asked for an expansion. FDR quote- A conservative is a man with perfectly good legs who however has never learned to walk forward. The SC represented the Past and FDR was the future....
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This note was uploaded on 04/08/2008 for the course HIST 101 taught by Professor Wormer during the Spring '08 term at Wentworth Institute of Technology.

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