WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Jerry Moran (R-Kan.) today released the following statement regarding the president’s nomination of Judge Amy Coney Barrett to serve as an Associate Justice of the United States Supreme Court:
“Judge Amy Coney Barrett is a well-qualified nominee, having served as a clerk for Justice Scalia and distinguishing herself as a law professor at Notre Dame before receiving bipartisan support during her confirmation to the Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals. I will review Judge Barrett’s legal writings in the coming weeks, and I look forward to meeting with her to learn more about her views of the judicial branch and the Constitution.”
Sen. Moran voted to confirm Judge Barrett to be a United States Circuit Judge for the Seventh Circuit on October 31, 2017.
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