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10/25/2020

Live Updates: Amy Coney Barrett's nomination advances toward Senate vote

Sen. Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, announced her support for Judge Amy Coney Barrett during a floor speech in the Senate on Saturday, making it more likely that Republicans will have enough votes to confirm Barrett's nomination to the Supreme Court.

Source: Fox News

10/24/2020

Sen. Murkowski says she'll support Trump nominee Amy Coney Barrett for Supreme Court

The Republican had been a rare holdout on Barrett, decrying that her nomination had proceeded so close to a presidential election.

Source: Anchorage Daily News

10/24/2020

Murkowski announces she will vote yes to confirm Amy Coney Barrett

Sen. Lisa Murkowski announced Saturday that she will ultimately vote yes on Amy Coney Barrett's nomination to the Supreme Court of the United States.

Source: CNN

10/24/2020

Lisa Murkowski says she will vote to confirm Amy Coney Barrett to Supreme Court

The Republican senator has previously criticized Barrett's Supreme Court nomination due to the proximity to the 2020 presidential election, but announced her support during a speech on the Senate floor on Saturday.

Source: CNBC

10/23/2020

Amy Coney Barrett confirmation: What to expect in the Senate over the next four days

What's next in the process to confirm Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett.

Source: Fox News

10/22/2020

Republican Senator Lisa Murkowski Signals She'll Vote Against Confirming Amy Coney Barrett

"I've shared for a while that I didn't think we should be taking this up until after the election, and I haven't changed," the Alaska senator said.

Source: Newsweek

10/22/2020

Senate Judiciary Committee approves Amy Coney Barrett's nomination; Democrats boycott vote

Barrett's nomination was approved by the committee, and will head to the Senate floor Friday.

Source: CBS News

10/22/2020

Ken Starr: Amy Coney Barrett could be on Supreme Court for 4 decades and become next chief justice

“First of all, look at her age as well as her background which is so stellar and outstanding. She is 48 years old. Justice Ginsburg was 87 when she passed from this life. So, just doing the arithmetic, she has the potential to stay on, lets say, for four deca…

Source: Fox News

10/22/2020

Nina Totenberg On Amy Coney Barrett, Anita Hill And Saying Goodbye To RBG

NPR's legal correspondent has spent decades covering major shifts in the Supreme Court. "Often, in the beginning, I was the only woman in the newsroom," Totenberg says.

Source: NPR

10/22/2020

Republicans vote to advance Amy Coney Barrett's Supreme Court nomination to the full Senate

Republicans on the Senate Judiciary Committee voted on Thursday to advance the nomination of Judge Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court.

Source: CNBC

10/22/2020

Live updates: Amy Coney Barrett's Supreme Court confirmation vote may face Dem boycott

Sen. Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., said Tuesday a full Senate vote on Barrett's confirmation was being scheduled for next Monday.

Source: Fox News

10/22/2020

Poll: How Utah voters feel about Amy Coney Barrett and the Supreme Court

The Senate Judiciary Committee is expected Thursday to advance U.S. Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett to the full Senate in a party-line vote. And a majority of Utahns favor confirmation of President Donald Trump’s pick to replace to the late Justice Ru…

Source: Deseret News

10/21/2020

Most US voters support SCOTUS confirmation of Amy Coney Barrett: poll

WASHINGTON — A slim majority of US voters support the confirmation of Judge Amy Coney Barrett, President Trump’s nominee to the Supreme Court, according to a new poll. The survey by Mor…

Source: New York Post

10/21/2020

Poll: Majority says Senate should confirm Amy Coney Barrett

The new POLITICO/Morning Consult survey doesn’t show any approval bounce for President Donald Trump, despite the popularity of his Supreme Court nominee.

Source: Politico

10/19/2020

The Senate's path to confirming Amy Coney Barrett

Democrats have likely lost this round as barring unforeseen circumstances, the Senate will likely confirm Barrett to a lifetime appointment on the High Court.

Source: Fox News

10/19/2020

John Oliver Reveals Amy Coney Barrett's Scariest Moments

The “Last Week Tonight” host broke down the moments during the Supreme Court nominee’s Senate hearings that should give people pause.

Source: Daily Beast

10/18/2020

Thousands protest Amy Coney Barrett's nomination at Women's March - Business Insider

Organizers projected that over 116,000 people would attend one of the at least 429 demonstrations happening across the country on Saturday.

Source: Business Insider

10/17/2020

Goodbye civil rights: Amy Coney Barrett's America is a terrifying place | Arwa Mahdawi

With her confirmation all but inevitable, how bad will Barrett be? It’s hard to say for sure – but it doesn’t look good

Source: The Guardian

10/17/2020

Amy Coney Barrett's Supreme Court hearings lacked the drama that Brett Kavanaugh's proceedings had. Here's why.

Amy Coney Barrett's Supreme Court confirmation hearings lacked the drama of Brett Kavanaugh's proceedings. Here's why.

Source: USA Today

10/17/2020

Judge Amy Coney Barrett again updates her Senate paperwork after CNN's KFile found omissions

Judge Amy Coney Barrett on Friday sent more documents to the Senate Judiciary Committee after CNN's KFile reported earlier this week that at least seven public talks had not been included in her questionnaire to the committee.

Source: CNN

10/17/2020

Democratic Senator Feinstein Faces Calls to Retire After Praising Amy Coney Barrett's Confirmation Hearings

Senator Dianne Feinstein is facing a torrent of criticism, and calls to retire or step down from her position as ranking Democratic member of the Senate Judiciary Committee, after praising...

Source: Newsweek

10/16/2020

Trump: Convincing Susan Collins to confirm Amy Coney Barrett 'not worth the work'

President Trump on Friday said convincing Republican Sen. Susan Collins to vote in favor of his Supreme Court nominee Judge Amy Coney Barrett is “not worth the work,” noting that the senator from Maine has not supported him on other issues in the past.

Source: Fox News

10/15/2020

Romney says he will vote to confirm Amy Coney Barrett to Supreme Court

Utah Republican Sen. Mitt Romney said he will vote to confirm Judge Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court, after being the lone Republican to vote to convict President Trump during the impeachment hearings.

Source: Fox News

10/15/2020

Dianne Feinstein faces calls to step aside after Amy Coney Barrett hearing

<p>Going into the Supreme Court nominee’s confirmation hearings, progressives made clear they wanted to see fire from Senate Democrats. Instead, led by California Sen. Dianne Feinstein, Democrats largely gave them pleasantries.</p>

Source: San Francisco Chronicle

10/15/2020

Democrats hint at consequences as GOP moves to confirm Amy Coney Barrett

Democrats hint at consequences as GOP moves to confirm Amy Coney Barrett

Source: NBC News

10/15/2020

Police arrest 26 people protesting Amy Coney Barrett nomination

The U.S. Capitol Police announced that they arrested 26 people protesting in the street in opposition to Judge Amy Coney Barrett's Supreme Court nomination.

Source: Fox News

10/15/2020

Top Senate Republican says he has the votes to confirm Amy Coney Barrett

Judiciary committee expected to confirm supreme court justice nomination on 22 October before advancing to full Senate ballot

Source: Theguardian.comus-news

10/15/2020

Amy Coney Barrett hearing: Live updates

The Senate Judiciary holds its fourth and final day of confirmation hearings for President Trump's Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett. Watch live and follow here for the latest updates.

Source: CNN

10/15/2020

Last day of Amy Coney Barrett Supreme Court hearings to feature debate, character witnesses

The Senate Judiciary Committee is set to debate Amy Coney Barrett's nomination to the Supreme Court tomorrow then hear from experts and witnesses.

Source: USA Today

10/15/2020

What We Learned From Amy Coney Barrett's Confirmation Hearings

President Trump's nominee deflected answering most questions, citing precedent that she can't weigh in on issues she may rule on. Weeks before the election Democrats largely honed in on health care.

Source: NPR

10/15/2020

GOP Senator Asks Amy Coney Barrett 'Do You Hate Little Warm Puppies?'

His question was meant to mock Democratic California Senator Kamala Harris for asking Barrett if she supported clean air and drinking water.

Source: Newsweek

10/14/2020

Notre Dame calendars show more events not listed on Amy Coney Barrett's Senate paperwork

Public calendars from the University of Notre Dame's law school show at least seven additional talks not listed on Judge Amy Coney Barrett's Senate paperwork, including one with the law school's anti-abortion group, according to a CNN KFile review.

Source: CNN

10/14/2020

Takeaways from Day 3 of the Amy Coney Barrett confirmation hearings

Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett faced the Senate Judiciary Committee on Wednesday for likely the last time before the Senate votes to confirm her in two weeks.

Source: CNN

10/14/2020

Amy Coney Barrett pledges 'open mind' and plays down conservative record

Nominee avoids answering directly on how she would rule as Lindsey Graham hails ‘woman who is unashamedly pro-life’

Source: Theguardian.comus-news

10/14/2020

Live updates: Amy Coney Barrett faces questions on Day 3 of Senate hearings

Barrett refused to weigh in on hot-button issues before the court during the first day of questioning on Tuesday.

Source: CBS News

10/14/2020

Amy Coney Barrett Hearing: Live Stream News Analysis

Source: New York Times

10/14/2020

The problem with Amy Coney Barrett's nomination isn't timing. It's her views

In case after case, she’s found procedural technicalities to justify depriving already powerless people of their basic rights

Source: Theguardian.comcommentisfree

10/14/2020

"I have no agenda": Amy Coney Barrett refuses to speculate on political issues in Senate hearings

Democrats on the Senate Judiciary Committee tried to push the Supreme Court nominee during her first day of questioning on hot-button issues.

Source: CBS News

10/14/2020

Trump heads to Iowa, Amy Coney Barrett confirmation hearings, Billboard Music Awards: 5 things to know Wednesday

President Trump heads to Iowa, Amy Coney Barrett confirmation hearings resume for a third day and more things to start your Wednesday morning.

Source: USA Today

10/14/2020

Hannity: Democrats 'completely outmatched' by Amy Coney Barrett's knowledge, recall and poise

Judge Amy Coney Barrett "ran circles" around Democratic senators on day two of her Supreme Court confirmation hearings with her "calm, unflappable demeanor and a solid command of facts," Sean Hannity said Tuesday.

Source: Fox News

10/14/2020

Amy Coney Barrett's calm demeanor during hearings is her ‘superpower,’ Harmeet Dhillon says

Trump 2020 Advisory Board Member Harmeet Dhillon reacts after day two of Judge Amy Coney Barrett's confirmation hearings.

Source: Fox News

10/14/2020

Kamala Harris grilling prompts doubtful claim from Amy Coney Barrett

Democratic senator and vice-presidential nominee condemns Republican push to overturn healthcare law and abortion rights

Source: The Guardian

10/14/2020

Judge Amy Coney Barrett flips the script on Democrats over health care, notes when she adopted daughter

Democrats grilled Amy Coney Barrett on health care Tuesday and the Supreme Court nominee responded by sharing her family's own personal story of access to health care.

Source: Fox News

10/14/2020

Sen. Mazie Hirono confronted Amy Coney Barrett’s offensive use of ‘sexual preference’ while discussing LGBTQ …

Sen. Mazie Hirono confronted Barrett about her use of the term.

Source: Vox

10/13/2020

Takeaways from Day 2 of the Amy Coney Barrett confirmation hearings

Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett declined to preview how she would rule on potential cases as she faced questions from the Senate Judiciary Committee on Tuesday, seeking to portray herself as an independent judge without an agenda.

Source: CNN

10/13/2020

Amy Coney Barrett says police killing of George Floyd was 'very emotional' for her family

Judge Amy Coney Barrett said the police killing of George Floyd was "very emotional" for her family, during the Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on her nomination to the Supreme Court Tuesday.

Source: CNN

10/13/2020

Amy Coney Barrett answers questions at confirmation hearing without notes, holds up blank notepad

As Judge Amy Coney Barrett was grilled before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Tuesday, observers noted she responded to hours of questioning on judicial matters without using any notes.

Source: Fox News

10/13/2020

Here are the top moments and highlights so far from Day 2 of Amy Coney Barrett's confirmation hearings

Senators got their first chance to grill Judge Amy Coney Barrett on the second day of the Trump appointee's Supreme Court confirmation hearings.

Source: CNBC

10/13/2020

Amy Coney Barrett confirmation hearing live updates: Senators to question Trump’s nominee

Today is the second day of confirmation hearings for President Trump’s Supreme Court pick Judge Amy Coney Barrett, who is appearing before the Senate Judiciary Committee.

Source: The Washington Post

10/13/2020

Amy Coney Barrett's day one hearing was rank hypocrisy from start to finish

Republicans can’t pass a pandemic relief bill that Americans desperate need, but they can jam through a rightwing judge just days before the election

Source: Theguardian.comcommentisfree

10/12/2020

‘The last gasp of a corrupt Republican leadership’: Elizabeth Warren slams Amy Coney Barrett’s confirmation hearing

As confirmation hearings are underway, the Mass. senator took to Twitter to share her thoughts and urge people to fight against the nomination.

Source: Boston.com

10/12/2020

Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett has seven kids. And don’t you dare forget it.

The first day of confirmation hearings for Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett was all about children — as visual aids, talking points and proof of bona fides.

Source: The Washington Post

10/12/2020

Amy Coney Barrett papers over rift between Trump and GOP

Republicans are resisting Trump on stimulus and fear he may sink their Senate majority.

Source: Politico

10/12/2020

5 takeaways from Monday's Senate hearing on Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett

The first day of confirmation hearings for President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett featured plenty of fiery speeches -- many of them aimed at next month's presidential election rather than the nominee herself.

Source: CNN

10/12/2020

Amy Coney Barrett's hearing kicks off with hypocrisy and healthcare

Republicans sought to normalise her rushed nomination while Democrats maintained a laser-like focus on the future of Obamacare

Source: Theguardian.comus-news

10/12/2020

Protesters at Amy Coney Barrett confirmation hearing arrested for blocking Senate building entrance

U.S. Capitol Police arrested 21 demonstrators for crowding and obstruction outside Judge Amy Coney Barrett's confirmation hearing in the Dirksen Senate Office Building around 8:30 a.m. Monday.

Source: Fox News

10/12/2020

Live updates: Senate kicks off Amy Coney Barrett's Supreme Court confirmation hearings

Amy Coney Barrett will be introduced and make an opening statement before senators on the first day of hearings.

Source: CBS News

10/12/2020

Amy Coney Barrett went to my all-girls high school. I hope she's not confirmed

We didn’t have a mascot at Dominican, only an emblem: veritas. But truth is not monolithic – it is informed by our belief systems

Source: Theguardian.comcommentisfree

10/12/2020

Confirmation hearings for Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett set to begin

Source: Google News

10/12/2020

Here's what to expect at Amy Coney Barrett's Supreme Court confirmation hearings and who to watch for

The hearings in the Senate Judiciary Committee may be key for a number of senators before November, including Kamala Harris, who sits on the panel.

Source: USA Today

10/12/2020

What Makes Amy Coney Barrett's Confirmation Hearings Different

The hearings, which start at 9 a.m. ET on Monday, begin against the backdrop of early voting that has begun in many states and just 22 days before Election Day.

Source: NPR

10/12/2020

Amy Coney Barrett: Supreme Court nominee vows to 'apply law as written'

Amy Coney Barrett will seek to justify her nomination by President Trump in a Senate hearing.

Source: BBC News

10/12/2020

Rooted in Faith, Representing a New Conservatism: Amy Coney Barrett’s Path to a Court Pick

As Judge Barrett’s confirmation hearings are set to begin, her background and résumé mark a stark departure from more traditional nominees to the Supreme Court.

Source: New York Times

10/11/2020

Judiciary Dems say Amy Coney Barrett's supplemental questionnaire 'raises more questions than it answers'

Democrats on the Senate Judiciary Committee wrote a letter to the Attorney General's office on Sunday, arguing that Judge Amy Coney Barrett left out answers to the Senate questionnaire given to Supreme Court nominees prior to their confirmation hearing.

Source: Fox News

10/11/2020

Harris to attend Amy Coney Barrett hearing remotely

The Democratic vice presidential nominee, a member of the Senate Judiciary Committee, says measures to protect against the coronavirus are inadequate.

Source: Politico

10/11/2020

Senate Democrats seek answers on materials missing from Amy Coney Barrett's Senate paperwork

Democrats on the Senate Judiciary Committee sent a letter to the Department of Justice on Sunday inquiring about materials that Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett left off paperwork initially filed with the Senate.

Source: CNN

10/11/2020

Read Amy Coney Barrett's full opening statement ahead of her Senate confirmation hearings

Amy Coney Barrett's full opening statement ahead of the Senate Judiciary Committee's confirmation hearings, which begin Monday at 9 a.m. ET.

Source: NBC News

10/11/2020

How to watch Amy Coney Barrett's confirmation hearings

Senate Republicans are pushing full speed ahead with the confirmation process of Judge Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court and this week will kick off the high-stakes hearings.

Source: Fox News

10/11/2020

Judge Amy Coney Barrett's Senate confirmation hearings for Supreme Court begin Monday

The Senate is set to begin confirmation hearings Monday for Trump's Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett.

Source: NBC News

10/11/2020

Senate Judiciary Takes Up Barrett Confirmation Amid Coronavirus Pandemic : Live: Amy Coney Barrett's Supreme Court Confirmation

The Senate Judiciary Committee starts confirmation hearings for the nominee for the Supreme Court. With 2 Senators on the panel testing positive for COVID-19 some will participate virtually.

Source: NPR

10/11/2020

Holy war: Republicans eager to focus Amy Coney Barrett hearings on religion

GOP senators believe that painting the Democrats as attacking the supreme court nominee over her faith could help save precarious seats in November

Source: Theguardian.comlaw

10/11/2020

Live Updates: Judge Amy Coney Barrett faces Senate confirmation hearing

Two U.S. senators from Indiana and a former law professor will introduce Judge Amy Coney Barrett to America on Monday as the Supreme Court nominee's high-stakes Senate confirmation hearings get underway.

Source: Fox News

10/10/2020

5 things to know about Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett - Honolulu Star

WASHINGTON >> Confirmation hearings begin Monday for President Donald Trump’s Supreme Court nominee, Amy Coney Barrett. If confirmed, the 48-year-old appeals court judge would fill the seat of liberal Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, who died last month.

Source: Honolulu Star-Advertiser

10/10/2020

A gun rights decision provides a preview of the justice Amy Coney Barrett might be, both liberals and conservatives agree

Her “kind of radical” opinion that some felons have the right to guns had been called an “audition tape” for the high court.

Source: The Washington Post

10/10/2020

Amy Coney Barrett to face tough questioning from Dems over abortion

Where does Amy Coney Barrett stand on abortion?

Source: Fox News

10/09/2020

Anthony Fauci calls Rose Garden Amy Coney Barrett event a 'super spreader'

White House coronavirus task force member Dr. Anthony Fauci said Friday that the White House hosted a COVID-19 “super spreader” event as a consequence of not using face masks. Fauci, an…

Source: New York Post

10/09/2020

No one can recuse Amy Coney Barrett from a Trump election case but herself

Democratic senators are pressing Judge Amy Coney Barrett to promise to sit out any Supreme Court election dispute between President Donald Trump and former Vice President Joe Biden.

Source: CNN

10/07/2020

Amy Coney Barrett's Supreme Court confirmation schedule: A timeline

Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett is, if Republicans have their way, less than a month away from being confirmed as the next justice on the High Court.

Source: Fox News

10/06/2020

Sen. McConnell says Amy Coney Barrett's confirmation will begin Monday

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said it’s full-speed ahead to hold confirmation hearings for President Trump’s Supreme Court nominee Judge Amy Coney Barrett, despite a number of …

Source: New York Post

10/05/2020

Leader of non-profit labeled 'hate group' attended White House Amy Coney Barrett event

Michael Farris leads Alliance Defending Freedom, designated an anti-LGBTQ+ hate group by the Southern Poverty Law Center

Source: Theguardian.comus-news

10/04/2020

Alumni at Amy Coney Barrett's undergrad school sign letter of concern

U.S. Supreme Court hopeful Amy Coney Barrett graduated with honors in 1994 from a small liberal arts school — Rhodes College in Memphis, Tennessee. But more than 1,500 alumni are not proud of their school's ties to the conservative lawyer and judge.

Source: The Denver Channel

10/04/2020

Senate Democrats demand delay in Amy Coney Barrett hearing due to COVID-19

Addressing the infections of Sens. Ron Johnson of Wisconsin, Thom Tillis of North Carolina and Mike Lee of Utah, Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer said that the “full exposure” of th…

Source: New York Post

10/03/2020

WH Amy Coney Barrett Event Had Cramped Indoor Receptions, Compounding 'Superspreader' Fears

While it's not yet known if the nomination ceremony was a "superspreader" event, the White House has started contact tracing.

Source: Newsweek

10/03/2020

1500 Alumni at Amy Coney Barrett's Undergrad Try to Disown Her

They wrote a letter opposing “attempts to embrace Amy Coney Barrett as an alumna.”

Source: Daily Beast

10/03/2020

McConnell says Trump ‘sounds well’ after call to discuss pandemic, Amy Coney Barrett

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said on Saturday that President Trump “sounds well and says he’s feeling good” -- after a phone call in which the two Republican leaders talked about issues including the COVID-19 pandemic and confirming Judge Amy Coney …

Source: Fox News

10/03/2020

Amy Coney Barrett: quick confirmation under threat as three senators infected

Democrats urge delay in process amid Covid turmoil while Mitch McConnell seeks consent to postpone action on Senate floor for two weeks

Source: Theguardian.comus-news

10/03/2020

Alumni of Amy Coney Barrett's school declare opposition

More than 1,500 alumni of the college Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett graduated from are not proud of their ties to her.

Source: Los Angeles Times

10/03/2020

Amy Coney Barrett Had COVID-19 This Summer—What Are Her Reinfection Risks?

According to the CDC, there have been no confirmed reports to date of a person being reinfected with COVID-19 within three months of initial infection.

Source: Newsweek

10/03/2020

Democrats Want to Delay Amy Coney Barrett Hearings After COVID Hits Judiciary Committee

GOP Senators Mike Lee and Thom Tillis tested positive for the coronavirus just days after attending a White House event with Barrett.

Source: Newsweek

10/02/2020

Trump's Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett was diagnosed with coronavirus this summer

Judge Amy Coney Barrett, the President's nominee for the US Supreme Court, was diagnosed with coronavirus late this summer but has recovered, according to three sources familiar with the matter.

Source: CNN

10/02/2020

Was White House unveiling of SCOTUS nominee Amy Coney Barrett the superspreader event?

Seven people who attended Amy Coney Barrett's nomination ceremony in the Rose Garden have now tested positive from COVID-19 following the largely maskless event.

Source: Daily Mail

10/02/2020

Haley criticizes Democrats for ‘throwing stones’ at Amy Coney Barrett

Nikki Haley says some of the incoming fire directed at Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett are unfair and criticized some Democratic senators “who refuse to even meet with her.”

Source: Fox News

10/01/2020

Amy Coney Barrett signed 2006 statement calling to end 'barbaric' Roe v. Wade legacy

Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett signed onto a two-page newspaper ad in 2006 calling for the overturning of Roe v. Wade and slamming the landmark abortion rights case as "barbaric."

Source: Fox News

10/01/2020

Amy Coney Barrett signed newspaper ad that called Roe v Wade 'barbaric'

Ad from 2006, which was signed by Barrett and her husband Jesse, called for abortion rights ruling to be overturned

Source: Theguardian.comus-news

10/01/2020

White House Defends Amy Coney Barrett After Report She Signed Ad Calling To End ‘Barbaric’ Roe V Wade

The White House insisted Trump hasn't downplayed the extremity of Barrett's views and that the nominee will keep her opinions separate from her duty as a judge.

Source: Forbes

10/01/2020

Sen. Feinstein, Dems formally ask for delay in Amy Coney Barrett confirmation

Sen. Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif., led a group of Democrats to formally call for a delay in the confirmation of Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett until after the presidential inauguration, saying the process is too rushed to properly vet President Trump's…

Source: Fox News

09/30/2020

Religious group scrubs all references to Amy Coney Barrett from its website

People of Praise, a tiny charismatic Catholic organization, admits removing mentions and photos of Trump’s supreme court pick

Source: The Guardian

09/30/2020

Trump offered Amy Coney Barrett the SCOTUS job less than 72 hours after Ginsburg's death

President Donald Trump offered Judge Amy Coney Barrett the Supreme Court nomination on the same day he met with her, less than 72 hours after the death of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, according to Barrett's Senate questionnaire released Tuesday.

Source: CNN

09/29/2020

Amy Coney Barrett's Catholicism Is Controversial But May Not Be Confirmation Issue

Democrats are unhappy over Barrett's nomination and object to her conservative legal views, but they are unlikely to question her Catholic beliefs.

Source: NPR

09/29/2020

Rep. Andy Biggs introduces resolution condemning 'vicious attacks' on Amy Coney Barrett

EXCLUSIVE: Rep, Andy Biggs, R-Ariz., on Tuesday introduced a resolution backing Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett against what he called ‘vicious attacks’ from Democrats and media outlets.

Source: Fox News

09/29/2020

The case for Senate Democrats to boycott Amy Coney Barrett’s Supreme Court confirmation hearing

“The takeaway is that this is an illegitimate process.”

Source: Vox

09/29/2020

Tucker: Amy Coney Barrett 'represents everything that made this a great country,' so Dems 'despise her'

Supreme Court nominee Judge Amy Coney Barrett is causing an uproar among Democrats and according to Tucker Carlson, her happy family is what’s driving them crazy.

Source: Fox News

09/29/2020

Hollywood continues to speak out about Trump selecting Judge Amy Coney Barrett for the Supreme Court

Barrett was announced as Trump's SCOTUS pick on Saturday.

Source: Fox News

09/29/2020

Democrats' big lies about Amy Coney Barrett, the Supreme Court and ObamaCare

Democrats and their media allies are warning that putting Amy Coney Barrett on the Supreme Court would doom the Affordable Care Act. They predict that tens of millions would be thrown off Medicaid …

Source: New York Post

09/28/2020

A Look At Amy Coney Barrett's Record On Abortion Rights

President Trump promised to name Supreme Court justices who would oppose abortion rights. Activists say Barrett fits that mold. Her history as a federal judge offers potential clues to her views.

Source: NPR

09/28/2020

Liberal women’s groups slam Amy Coney Barrett, claim she will ‘turn back the clock on equality’

Groups like Planned Parenthood are pulling no punches when going after Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett.

Source: Fox News

09/28/2020

John Oliver on Amy Coney Barrett's likely confirmation: 'It's going to hurt for a long time'

The Last Week Tonight host on how undemocratic institutions led to the expected appointment of an ultra-conservative

Source: The Guardian

09/28/2020

Republicans eye Amy Coney Barrett Senate floor vote at end of October, just days before election

Republicans' timeline for Barrett's confirmation would be significantly faster than most modern Supreme Court confirmations.

Source: Fox News

09/28/2020

John Oliver on Amy Coney Barrett's likely confirmation: 'It's going to hurt for a long time'

The Last Week Tonight host on how undemocratic institutions led to the expected appointment of an ultra-conservative

Source: Theguardian.comtv-and-radio

09/28/2020

Amy Coney Barrett confirmation: Inside the White House’s plan to deploy 'knife fighters' to defend nominee

The White House is mounting an “offensive” communications strategy ahead of Supreme Court nominee Judge Amy Coney Barrett’s upcoming Senate confirmation fight, with aides describing an aggressive plan for “knife fighters” to “fiercely” defend the nominee ahea…

Source: Fox News

09/28/2020

Amy Coney Barrett: A Dream For The Right, Nightmare For The Left

The mother of seven, beloved in her community and by Notre Dame students, is a sparkling intellect who is likely more conservative than the man she clerked for and revered, Justice Antonin Scalia.

Source: NPR

09/28/2020

Amy Coney Barrett Has Broken John Oliver: It Is 'Hopeless'

The “Last Week Tonight” host argued that Trump’s hyper-conservative Supreme Court nominee will surely be confirmed, and things are looking pretty “hopeless” right now.

Source: Daily Beast

09/28/2020

Trump campaign questions why Biden is 'silent' on anti-Catholic bigotry aimed at Amy Coney Barrett

The Trump campaign on Sunday said anti-Catholic bigotry exists and will be aimed at Supreme Court nominee Judge Amy Coney Barrett throughout her Senate confirmation process.

Source: Fox News

09/27/2020

Lindsey Graham shares schedule for confirming Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett

The confirmation process for the Supreme Court nominee will be fast.

Source: Vox

09/27/2020

What politicians from Amy Coney Barrett's home state of Indiana say about her Supreme Court nomination

Gov. Eric Holcomb said Barrett will add "another healthy dose of Hoosier hospitality to our nation’s capital."

Source: USA Today

09/27/2020

Trump Supreme Court pick Amy Coney Barrett faces 'White colonizer' attacks, other criticism from left, media

Democrats, the media and activists have ramped up their attacks against Amy Coney Barrett, President Trump’s nomination to succeed the late Ruth Bader Ginsburg on the U.S. Supreme Court.

Source: Fox News

09/27/2020

What Amy Coney Barrett's Supreme Court Nomination Means For The 2020 Election

The focus on the court could help energize conservatives in key states. Progressives are fired up, too — immediately after Saturday's announcement, Democrats tied Barrett to a fight for health care.

Source: NPR

09/27/2020

Sen. Graham says Amy Coney Barrett confirmation hearing set to start Oct. 12

Lindsey Graham, Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman, says confirmation hearing set to start Oct. 12 for Amy Coney Barrett

Source: NBC News

09/27/2020

Trump announces Judge Amy Coney Barrett is his pick for the Supreme Court

The conservative jurist could push the court to the right for decades and is expected to be confirmed swiftly — possibly in place in time for any election challenges.

Source: The Washington Post

09/26/2020

How Trump picked Amy Coney Barrett over Barbara Lagoa for the Supreme Court

It was only a week ago President Donald Trump appeared practically "giddy" about a particular candidate to fill the newly vacant seat on the Supreme Court that had been held by Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg for more than 27 years, people familiar with the matte…

Source: CNN

09/26/2020

Full Transcript: Read Judge Amy Coney Barrett’s Remarks

President Trump announced on Saturday that he would nominate Judge Barrett to the Supreme Court to fill the vacancy left by Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg.

Source: New York Times

09/26/2020

Trump nominates Amy Coney Barrett as Supreme Court justice

President Donald Trump on Saturday said he is nominating Amy Coney Barrett, a conservative federal appeals court judge, to succeed the late Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg on the US Supreme Court, setting off a fierce partisan battle in the waning days of a hotly…

Source: CNN

09/26/2020

Amy Coney Barrett leaves her home in Indiana with her family ahead of Trump's announcement

Trump's potential Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett, 48, left her home in Indiana on Saturday afternoon with her husband and children.

Source: Daily Mail

09/26/2020

Supreme Court live updates: Trump expected to nominate Amy Coney Barrett at White House event

President Trump's nominee to the Supreme Court sets up a bitter confirmation battle just weeks before the presidential election.

Source: The Washington Post

09/26/2020

Notable dissents from Judge Amy Coney Barrett

President Donald Trump is set Saturday to nominate Judge Amy Coney Barrett to replace the late Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg on the Supreme Court, according to multiple senior Republican sources with knowledge of the process.

Source: CNN

09/26/2020

Trump plans to nominate conservative judge Amy Coney Barrett to Supreme Court

President Donald Trump plans to announce conservative federal appeals court judge Amy Coney Barrett on Saturday as his Supreme Court nominee, two sources said on Friday, as he moves to shift it further to the right and sets up a heated Senate confirmation fig…

Source: Reuters

09/26/2020

Who Is Judge Amy Coney Barrett, Trump's Expected Supreme Court Pick? | WSJ

Source: Google News

09/25/2020

Trump Selects Amy Coney Barrett to Fill Ginsburg’s Seat on the Supreme Court

The president’s nomination of Judge Barrett, a favorite of conservatives, to replace Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, will kick off a furious and unprecedented scramble to confirm her in the Senate before Election Day.

Source: New York Times

09/25/2020

Sources: Trump intends to choose Amy Coney Barrett for Supreme Court

President Donald Trump intends to choose Amy Coney Barrett to be the new Supreme Court justice, according to multiple senior Republican sources with knowledge of the process.

Source: CNN

09/24/2020

Who Is Amy Coney Barrett, Possible Trump Supreme Court Pick?

The 48-year-old judge, a possible replacement for the late Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, is seen as having a proven conservative track record. Here are her views on faith, precedent, guns and more.

Source: NPR

09/23/2020

Starr calls divided SCOTUS 'recipe for mischief', says Amy Coney Barrett 'odds-on favorite' for nomination

Former Whitewater independent counsel Kenneth Starr has echoed President Trump's call for urgency in confirming a Supreme Court justice before November to ensure the high court is best positioned to resolve election-related disputes should they arise.

Source: Fox News

09/22/2020

Appellate Judge Amy Coney Barrett’s record in Chicago could be focus if Trump nominates her to replace Ginsburg

When Amy Coney Barrett last appeared on President Donald Trump’s short list of Supreme Court nominees, she was a new judge on Chicago’s 7th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals with few writings to examine. Now in the spotlight again, her record of rulings has grown.

Source: Chicago Tribune

09/22/2020

Amy Coney Barrett has emerged as Trump's favorite

Judge Amy Coney Barrett has emerged as President Donald Trump's overwhelming favorite to replace the late Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, according to several people familiar with the deliberations, who say the President's view was solidified durin…

Source: CNN

09/21/2020

'I'm saving her for Ginsburg': who is Amy Coney Barrett, Trump's likely supreme court pick?

Progressives fear the judge reportedly close to being picked to replace Ruth Bader Ginsburg will reverse abortion rights. Friends and colleagues say a focus on her religion is unfair

Source: The Guardian

09/20/2020

Who Is Amy Coney Barrett's Family? Potential Supreme Court Nominee Is a Mother of Seven and Has Six Siblings

Amy Coney Barrett has seven children—five biological and two adopted—and her family is very important to her. However, she tends not to speak much publicly about her personal life.

Source: Newsweek

09/19/2020

What you need to know about Amy Coney Barrett

She could replace Ruth Bader Ginsburg on the high court.

Source: Politico

09/19/2020

Amy Coney Barrett emerging as a front-runner to fill Ginsburg's Supreme Court seat

Amy Coney Barrett has emerged as one of the front-runners to fill the Supreme Court seat left vacant by the death of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg.

Source: NBC News

09/19/2020

Who is Judge Amy Coney Barrett, potential SCOTUS contender?

Judge Amy Coney Barrett's 2017 confirmation to the federal bench was contentious.

Source: Fox News