President Donald Trump on Tuesday criticized calls by some Democrats and liberals for packing the Supreme Court with more justices and endorsed changes to make social media “fair” to conservative voices.
Trump hosted a visit by Brazil’s new president, Jair Bolsonaro, to the White House, where they held a joint press conference in the Rose Garden.
Asked about proposals to increase the number of justices on the Supreme Court—advanced by a number of Democrats running for president, as well as former Attorney General Eric Holder—Trump said it was a strategy for a political party that can’t win elections.
“If they can’t catch up through the ballot box by winning an election, they want to try doing that in a different way,” Trump told reporters. “We would have no interest in that whatsoever. That will never happen. It won’t happen. I guarantee you it won’t happen for six years.”
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