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Booker Wants to Explore Term Limits for Supreme Court Justices, Thinks GOP Stole a Seat

Sen. Cory Booker (D., NJ) told MSNBC’s Chris Matthews he wants to explore term limits for Supreme Court justices and suggested the Republican Party stole a seat on the court.

“Eric Holder, the former AG, is talking about expanding the number of people on the United States Supreme Court beyond nine to get more progressives on there. Where are you on that?” Matthews asked.

“I think we need to fix the Supreme Court. I think they stole a Supreme Court seat,” Booker responded.

Booker: ‘I Am Not a Socialist’

Sen. Cory Booker (D., NJ) said he is not a socialist during an interview with MSNBC’s Chris Matthews that aired on Monday.

“Where are you on this discussion about about socialism?” Matthews asked. “This country has existed as you know with mixed capitalism. That’s how it works. We free markets, but we also have a social safety net and we also have anti-trust and things like that. It’s always been a mix of capitalism and socialism. What’s wrong with being for capitalism?”

Pelosi Says She Wants Her Legacy to Include Small-Donor Support for Dems, Despite History With Wealthy Donors

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D., Calif.) on Monday said that she hopes her legacy will include substantial small-donor support in the Democratic Party, despite her history of taking money from corporations and close association with the House Majority PAC, which takes money from billionaires and corporations.

Warner Bros. Chief Stepping Down in Response to Sex Scandal Donated to Prominent Dems

Kevin Tsujihara, the beleaguered former chairman and CEO of Warner Bros. Entertainment, donated to prominent Democrats in recent election cycles, including several 2020 presidential candidates. Tsujihara stepped down from his role atop the entertainment giant on Monday because of claims he promised roles to an actress in exchange for sex.