The second day of confirmation hearings for Supreme Court nominee Judge Amy Coney Barrett produced numerous shining moments for the 48-year-old nominee and for some of the Republican members on the Senate Judiciary Committee.
These moments came despite bizarre questions from Democrat members on the Committee, including from Sen. Mazie Hirono (D-HI), who asked Barrett in front of her children if she has ever sexually assaulted someone.
Below are 6 of the top moments from yesterday’s hearings:
1. Barrett slams leftists who try to bring her adopted children into the mix for making political attacks.
Sen. John Kennedy (R-LA) called extreme left-wing professor Ibram X. Kendi a “butthead professor” for calling Barrett a “white colonist” for adopting two black children from Haiti.
“Senator Kennedy, it was the risk of people saying things like that, which would be so hurtful to my family, that when I told Senator Graham this morning that my husband and I really had to weigh