Sen. Mike Braun (R-IN) told Breitbart News Democrats are “resigned” to Judge Amy Coney Barrett’s expected confirmation to the Supreme Court, offering his remarks on Tuesday’s edition of SiriusXM’s Breitbart News Daily with host Alex Marlow.
“There’s kind of a fatalistic approach on [Democrats’] end that [Barrett] will become a Supreme Court justice,” Braun stated. “That’s why they’re playing it politically.” He added, “They are resigned, I think, to the fact that we will get Amy through.”
Braun said Democrats on the Senate Judiciary Committee are using Barrett’s confirmation hearings to polemicize, with a focus on health care policy and abortion. He warned that Democrats can politically damage Republicans by framing Republicans as defenders of a “broken healthcare system.”
“Look at the two big issues, Roe versus Wade and Obamacare,” Braun remarked. “Let’s focus on the healthcare components. We as Republicans probably have not been prepared [to] out a better