Senate Democrats came dangerously close to traversing a constitutional line considering religious faith during an inquisition of one of President Trump’s nominees for the federal tribunal .~ ATAGEND
Senators grilled federal judicial nominee Amy Barrett — demanding to know how her faith having an impact on her decisions from the bench. Barrett is a professor at Notre Dame Law School and a devout Catholic.
Sen. Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif ., conveyed grave fears that Barrett is a Catholic in good standing.
“When you read your speeches, the conclusion one depict is that the dogma lives loudly within you, and that’s of fear when you come to big issues that large numbers of people have fought for, for years in this country, ” Feinstein said.
It was an “Are you now or have you ever been a Catholic” moment – and it was completely disgraceful. I alerted you about this kind of religious waterboarding in my volume, “The Deplorables’ Guide to Making America Great Again.” ~ ATAGEND
Sen. Dick Durbin, D-Ill ., interrogated Barrett over her employ of the term “orthodox Catholics” – in reference to an article she wrote on capital punishment.
“Do you consider yourself an orthodox Catholic? ” Durbin asked. Continue reading at ToddStarnes.com
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