Senators on both sides of the aisle are defending the Supreme Court’s decision to review whether former President Donald Trump can appear on the presidential ballot despite his lawyer’s claim that Justice Brett Kavanaugh would “step up” and rule in his favor.
Alina Habba, one of Trump’s lead attorneys in his myriad criminal and legal cases, welcomed the notion of the Supreme Court taking up the ballot access matter in a Fox News interview last Thursday. The court announced one day later it would review the decision by Colorado’s Supreme Court to bar Trump from the 2024 ballot.
“I think it should be a slam dunk in the Supreme Court. I have faith in them,” Habba said. “You know, people like Kavanaugh, who the president fought for, who the president