The White House warned Democrats on Monday that they face a voter backlash in Midwestern swing states if they question Judge Amy Coney Barrett’s Catholic faith, as her Supreme Court confirmation hearing opened in the Senate Judiciary Committee.
Vice President Mike Pence, speaking at a Columbus Day event in Columbus, Ohio, said Democrats “and their Hollywood friends have already started to attack Judge Amy Coney Barrett’s Christian faith.”
Referring to the infamous comment by Sen. Dianne Feinstein, California Democrat, that Christian “dogma lives loudly within” Judge Barrett, Mr. Pence told supporters, “I’ve got news for the Democrats and their friends in Hollywood — that dogma lives loudly in me. That dogma lives loudly in you, and the right to live, to work, to worship, according to the dictates of our faith and conscience, lives in the Constitution of the United States of America.”
“These attacks on religious faith must stop and they must stop now,” Mr. Pence said. “Now