During Friday’s Democratic Weekly Address, Senate Judiciary Committee member Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) stated that there should not be hearings on Supreme Court nominee Judge Amy Coney Barrett “in the middle of a pandemic just weeks before the American public chooses the next president.”
“Hello, I’m Senator Amy Klobuchar and I’m proud to represent Minnesota in the United States Senate.
I know that this week, a lot has been going on, and a lot of the news has focused on Americans at the highest level of government who have been infected with the coronavirus, including President Trump, the First Lady, and several of my Senate colleagues. And we wish them all a speedy recovery.
But there are millions of Americans who don’t make the headlines who have been affected by this virus—who have gotten sick, lost friends or family members, or lost their jobs and businesses. Almost every single one