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Media assault on Amy Coney Barrett
begins as Trump weighs decision

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Posted By: MissMolly, 9/25/2020 4:27:21 AM

A media campaign has erupted against Amy Coney Barrett, even though President Trump hasn’t actually nominated her to the Supreme Court. Barrett is clearly the front-runner, having spent a second straight day at the White House as the president moves toward his Saturday announcement. And of course there should be substantial scrutiny of her record if she’s picked, given that replacing Ruth Bader Ginsburg is a lifetime appointment. But there are early signs this is going to be ugly, and that her religion will be front and center. That subject came up in 2017 when the Senate approved her as a federal appeals court judge in Chicago. Newsweek jumped on the judge

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Reply 1 - Posted by: franq 9/25/2020 6:08:33 AM (No. 551666)
What in the world could they have against her?
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Reply 2 - Posted by: wsdiego 9/25/2020 7:06:00 AM (No. 551694)
Lies, lies and more lies from msm liars!
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Reply 3 - Posted by: Daisymay 9/25/2020 7:47:07 AM (No. 551725)
Since there a whole ton of Catholics in the Senate, I would just throw the question back in their lap if it has anything to do with Religion! If they ask her if she would vote against abortion, she should just say "would you Senator, you're a catholic and our religion does not allow taking a baby's life, so do you, as a Catholic, approve? Let them stumble around for an answer that would be acceptable to all Catholics watching this hearing on TV!
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Reply 4 - Posted by: justjoe1237 9/25/2020 7:54:22 AM (No. 551730)
You can be sure they will say she is a racist. That is knee jerk, absolutely inevitable. They only need to find one case where she ruled against a black person. That will be a secondary line of lying attack. The main attack will be that she is a religious anti-abortion fanatic who will overturn Roe v Wade and destroy women's reproductive rights. It will be back to coat hangers in back alleys! Women will have careers destroyed by unwanted pregnancies! She is a tool of the patriarchy!
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Reply 5 - Posted by: Paperpuncher 9/25/2020 8:24:21 AM (No. 551758)
Don't think the racist accusation will fly since she has adopted two children from Haiti.
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Reply 6 - Posted by: droopydog 9/25/2020 8:39:08 AM (No. 551771)
The stuff they said about Kavenaugh was all a lie...didn't stop them for a second. They even went and dug up a "victim" with two doors in her house and who doesn't like to fly...all kinds of nonsense constructed of whole cloth.
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Reply 7 - Posted by: Maggie2u 9/25/2020 9:21:57 AM (No. 551813)
According to the way 'rats think, it's o.k. to have a Catholic in the White House but not on the Supreme Court. Right?
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Reply 8 - Posted by: msjena 9/25/2020 9:32:46 AM (No. 551825)
The fact that Trump's daughter, son-in-law and grandchildren are Jewish hasn't stopped the left from calling him a Nazi and anti-Semite.
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Reply 9 - Posted by: ROLFNader 9/25/2020 9:47:50 AM (No. 551845)
Wouldn't surprise me if our president decides on Judge Barbara Lagoa at the very last minute. I'm sure the jackals are working hard to sabotage Judge Coney Barrett.
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Reply 10 - Posted by: jacksin5 9/25/2020 11:02:43 AM (No. 551946)
The fact that she had to go through the Senate Inquisition in order receive her appointment to the Appeals Court in Chicago, means she can stand up to the withering fire of the Radical Left, and the the Left has already used up their ammo against her. When the "Gotcha" questions are raised, all she has to do is refer them to the transcripts of her earlier appointment hearings.
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