Press Release
| NRSC Communications

Schumer-backed Senate candidates silent on SCOTUS threat

Washington, D.C. – National Republican Senatorial Committee (NRSC) Communications Director Jesse Hunt released the following statement in response to Chuck Schumer’s attack on the Supreme Court:


“Chuck Schumer’s reprehensible attack on Justices Neil Gorsuch and Brett Kavanaugh was met by predictable silence from the Democratic candidates Schumer’s DSCC and other dark money entities are spending millions to elect. Every single DSCC-backed candidate beholden to Schumer’s money machine should demonstrate a degree of decency and disavow the dangerous attack on our independent judiciary.”


DSCC/Schumer endorsed candidates include:

  • Alabama – Doug Jones
  • Alaska – Al Gross
  • Arizona – Mark Kelly
  • Colorado – John Hickenlooper
  • Georgia – Raphael Warnock
  • Iowa – Theresa Greenfield
  • Kansas – Barbara Bollier
  • Kentucky – Amy McGrath
  • Maine – Sara Gideon
  • Michigan – Gary Peters
  • Minnesota – Tina Smith
  • Montana – Steve Bullock
  • New Hampshire – Jeanne Shaheen
  • New Mexico – Ben Ray Lujan
  • North Carolina – Cal Cunningham
  • South Carolina – Jaime Harrison
  • Texas – MJ Hegar