“Could We Have A Newly Seated SCOTUS Justice in Two Weeks and What Are The People Saying About Justice Barrett”

WASHINGTON, D.C.—President Donald J. Trump announced 

Senator Lamar Alexander (Republican–TN) tweeted “I have voted to confirm Justices Roberts, Alito, Sotomayor, Gorsuch and Kavanaugh based upon their intelligence, character and temperament. I will apply the same standard when I consider Judge Amy Coney Barrett’s nomination to replace Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg.”

Senator Lindsey Graham (Republican-SC) tweeted “I stand by what I said in Jan. 2019: Harry Reid & Chuck Schumer changed Senate rules to try and stack the courts for Obama. Now it’s coming back to haunt them as I predicted. I’m dead set on confirming” President Donald J. Trump’s nominee.

The U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee to begin hearings on President Trump’s nominee October 12th through October 15th. Members are expected to have two days of questioning the first few days with outside statements on October 15th.

Senator Tom Cotton tweeted “Judge Amy Coney Barrett is one of the finest legal minds of her generation and has now proven to be a wise judge as well. I congratulate Judge Barrett on her nomination and I commend President Trump for another outstanding choice.”

 Senator Rick Scott tweeted “I applaud President Donald J. Trump’s nomination of Amy Coney Barrett to service on the U.S. Supreme Court.  She is a brilliant legal mind who understands the proper and distinct roles of the three branches of government.  Read Scott’s entire statement.

 

Update September 27, 2020: Members of Congress’s Nomination of Judge Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court.

 

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