October 13, 2020
Judge Amy Coney Barrett, President Donald Trump‘s nominee for the Supreme Court, revealed that her notepad for jotting down her thoughts has been blank when prompted by Sen. John Cornyn (R-TX) at Tuesday’s hearing before the Senate Judiciary Committee on her appointment.
“Most of us have multiple notebooks and notes and books and things like that in front of us,” said the senior senator from the Lone Star State. “Can you hold up what you’ve been referring to in answering our questions?”
Barrett then held up her blank notepad that she had been using throughout the hours-long hearing and Cornyn asked, “Is there anything on it?”
“The letterhead that says ‘US Senate,’” she replied.
Cornyn: “Most of us have multiple notebooks & notes & books & things like that in front of us. Can you hold up what youve been referring to in answering our questions?”
ACB: <Holds up blank notebook>
Cornyn: “Is there anything on