WATCH: Amy Coney Barrett accepts Trump’s nomination “I love the United States and I love the United States Constitution”

Moments ago, President Trump formally nominated judge Amy Coney Barrett for the Supreme Court vacancy left by the passing of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg.

Taking the stage after a glowing introduction from President Trump, Barrett said “I love the United States and I love the United States Constitution.”

Judge Amy Coney Barrett: A judge must apply the law as written, judges are not policy makers.

Judge Amy Coney Barrett: The president has asked me to become the ninth justice. And as it happens, I’m use to being in a group of nine: My family.”

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