Amy Coney Barrett Shows Her True Colours

Amy Coney Barrett Shows Her True Colours October 16, 2020

We are in a situation where Trump’s one-term administration has had three times more indictments than Nixon’s. This is corruption central, and nothing reflects this more for me than the deeply hypocritical manner the GOP are going about their SCOTUS nomination. They are prepared to do anything for power.

What has been fascinating is Amy Coney Barrett’s answers to the questioning. (And in today’s news, 100 Notre Dame faculty members have signed a letter asked her to delay the process.) his one is perhaps the most egregious:

With some useful analysis, as ever, from Brian Tyler Cohen. While we’re at it, this was embarrassing and shows a total lack of preparation and fundamental knowledge, and BTC also gives some useful analysis.

And mentioning Republican Senator Ben Sasse, this is verrrrry interesting and long, long overdue:

And as I posted the other day, Senator Whitehouse is really coming to the fore. This warning of the precedent that the GOP have now set, the bed that they will have to lie in, was crucial to have been said:

 


Stay in touch! Like A Tippling Philosopher on Facebook:

A Tippling Philosopher

You can also buy me a cuppa. Or buy some of my awesome ATP merchandise! Please… It justifies me continuing to do this!

"Well then describe how a creature could be able to describe colours it hasn't seen."

Actuality, Abortion and the SCOTUS
"(1) Your supposition is in error. That age would be attained in the year 2033.(2) ..."

Religion Shapes American Attitudes about Gun ..."
"I pay good attention to what I type.There is no great requirement for any increased ..."

Religion Shapes American Attitudes about Gun ..."
"Most Juveniles are required to attend places of education, while those of the working classes ..."

Religion Shapes American Attitudes about Gun ..."

Browse Our Archives