Chuck (aka "Ninja Nostrils") indicated that there would be tough questioning in the confirmation process. Questions that even Hillary Clinton would have never received in spite of her having praised Sen. Robert Byrd, who was a Grand Dragon of the Ku Klux Klan and said some incredibly racists things about black people.
"Given some of his past statements and his staunch opposition to immigration reform, I am very concerned about what he would do with the Civil Rights Division at the Department of Justice and want to hear what he has to say," Schumer wrote in a statement.
What the Democrats will never tell you is that Lyndon Johnson, in order to pass the Civil Rights Act of 1964 had to get Republicans to sign on to the bill because his party did not. What they won't tell you is that the KKK has always been composed of Democrats. That Bull Connor and George Wallace were Democrats. And that Democrats, through all their entitlement programs, have been holding back black people for decades.