Originally Posted by AsSeenOnTV
It also helped to 'sway' his opinion by appointing his brother Scott Matheson a judge position for that vote on his bill.
All federal judge positions are presidential appointments. And in Utah, state judge positions are gubernatorial appointments. While it would be nice to think that only the most qualified people get the appointments, that's not the way our system of government always works.
Is anyone here even going to suggest that Republicans don't do the same thing? Lee's brother got appointed to The Utah Supreme Court.