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Amy Coney Barrett
Jewish groups react to Amy Coney Barrett’s confirmation to US Supreme Court
October 27, 2020
She succeeds the late Ruth Bader Ginsburg, a Jewish icon who was the second woman to serve on the nation’s highest court, and who, in her opening statement on Oct. 12 in front of the U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee, Barrett paid tribute to.
October 15, 2020
The significance of Amy Coney Barrett’s Supreme Court nomination
If Trump accomplishes his goal of putting three conservative judges onto the Supreme Court, he will have fulfilled one of the major objectives of his presidency and will of his backers.
October 13, 2020
Replacing RBG: Delinquent Democrats deserve no quarter
There is a bitter and infuriating irony in the fact that it was the Democrats themselves who committed the very transgressions they endeavored to attribute to their Republican adversaries.
Jonathan S. Tobin
October 9, 2020
The court and the right to faith in the public square
The future of religious liberty, more than that of Judge Amy Coney Barrett, is at stake in the coming debate about her Supreme Court confirmation.
Jewish groups react to Trump nomination of Amy Coney Barrett to US Supreme Court
September 29, 2020
If confirmed, the candidate would strengthen the conservative bent on the nation’s highest court with a 6-3 majority—two of whom, Justices Neil Gorsuch and Brett Kavanaugh, were appointed under Trump in 2017 and 2018, respectively.
September 29, 2020
Amy Coney Barrett, Jewish liberals and the US Constitution
For Jews who worship at the altar of abortion and gun control, RBG was practically a religious figure, and filling her seat with a Catholic who rejects judicial activism is blasphemous.