In 1992, Senator Bob Casey’s father was stopped from speaking at the Democratic National Convention over his pro-life views. Now like his father, Senator Casey is being told that he’s not welcome in the Democratic Party because of his abortion beliefs.
The Democratic Party grassroots is out for blood, and some politicians, like Senator Bob Casey (D-PA), have reacted by lurching leftward. Earlier in March, Politico reported that Senator Casey has tried to turn himself into a liberal “firebrand”
Red state Senate Democrats are stuck in the middle as Judge Neil Gorsuch’s confirmation hearings begin today. While Judge Gorsuch’s sterling credentials make blocking his nomination hard to justify to voters back home, liberal activists are demanding just that, electoral consequences be damned.