(FRC) Why is the Left mobilizing to oppose the nomination of Judge Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court? The answer is simple: they want to “legislate” their radical left policies from the courts, and Judge Barrett stands in the way of their anti-constitutional plans.
This reality was underscored by Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) yesterday on Washington Watch. “[S]he’s a stunningly impressive person, a brilliant legal scholar and a teacher and the perfect nominee for the Supreme Court,” McConnell said. “They’re going to try to ignore her and suggest that her appointment threatens Obamacare. We think the nomination fight should be about the nominee, and so we intend to put her out front.”
What does Obamacare have to do with the nomination of a Supreme Court justice? According to Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.), it apparently has a lot to do with it, as he tellingly revealed last Saturday when he stated that “A vote for Judge Barrett is a vote to take away health care and its protections for over 130 million Americans who now have protections against pre-existing conditions.” (Read More)