President Trump’s nomination of Amy Coney Barrett on Saturday to the Supreme Court lifted the hopes of social conservatives, many of whom believe that what is likely to be a 6-3 conservative majority will usher in favorable decisions on religious freedom and abortion.
Anti-abortion activists on Thursday declared victory after Republicans on the Senate Judiciary Committee unilaterally pushed Judge Amy Coney Barrett’s confirmation vote before the whole Senate. Barrett’s confirmation, which is expected by a slim majority on Monday, is a “historic milestone for the pro-life movement,” said Susan B. Anthony List President Majorie Dannenfelser.
“We did it.” Today Judge Amy Coney Barrett advanced one step closer to confirmation as the next U.S. Supreme Court justice. It’s a turning point in the battle to protect unborn children and their mothers, and another key promise made, promise kept by President Trump. Judge Barrett is an inspiration and a role model for […]
A century ago, the Suffragettes finally succeeded in winning the right to vote for women. They would be thrilled to see the nomination of a woman so uniquely qualified to serve on the U.S. Supreme Court as Judge Amy Coney Barrett, were they alive today. It’s easy to imagine them storming the streets of America […]