During day 4 of Judge Barrett’s nomination hearing, Ms. Laura Wolk, a former student of Barrett, testified on her behalf.
Wolk was the first Blind woman to serve as a Supreme Court Clerk.
Laura Wolk was a clerk for Justice Thomas and was also a student of Amy Coney Barrett when she was a law professor at Notre Dame Law School.
Wolk descried Barrett as “one of the kindest individuals I have ever known.”
Wolk also praised Barrett for having “a boundless fount of energy and a radical sense of love.”