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Clerkships Of Clerks

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I would reform the clerkships by having all clerks to disclose their political ideology. The reason being is because justices tend to hire clerks that have the same political ideology. This is a problem because justices will not hire you unless you agree with their political ideology and the Supreme Court decisions should be fair or impartial. However, the Supreme ruling is not fair and impartial if they are only hiring people who have the same political ideology as them. For instance, “The more liberal judges tend to hire clerks who would self-describe themselves as Democrats and to hire clerks from other judges who would likewise self-describe themselves as Democrats” (Liptak). It is the same process for more conservative judges (Liptak).“The
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