Democratic Sen. Dianne Feinstein (CA) was reportedly caught on a hot mic Thursday discussing Supreme Court nominee Judge Amy Coney Barrett’s pro-life views and her “religion.”
“Sen. Feinstein hot mic talking about Judge Amy Coney Barrett,” reported Faithwire editor Tré Goins-Phillips. “She’s been pro-life for a long time. So I suspect with her, it is deeply personal and comes with her religion,” Feinstein allegedly says about the judge.
📽️ Sen. Feinstein hot mic talking about Judge Amy Coney Barrett: “She’s been pro-life for a long time. So I suspect with her, it is deeply personal and comes with her religion.” pic.twitter.com/5dUBhHLQsn
— Tré Goins-Phillips (@tregp) October 15, 2020
The alleged comment quickly went viral online, drawing backlash from some conservatives. Notably, it was Sen. Feinstein who told Judge Barrett that her Catholic “dogma lives loudly” within her during Barrett’s confirmation hearing to be a federal appeals judge in 2017.
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