Earlier today, Senator Cory Booker asked Judge Amy Coney Barrett, who has 2 adopted black children, if she condemns white supremacy.
After Barrett says “yes” Booker says “Thank you. I’m glad to see that you said that. I wish our president would say that so resolutely and unequivocally as well”
Sen. Cory Booker: "You condemn white supremacy, correct?"
Amy Coney Barrett: "Yes."
— CBS News (@CBSNews) October 13, 2020
Tuesday, Barrett was asked by Democrat Senator Dick Durbin if she has seen the George Floyd video.
In a moving answer, Barrett said “Senator, as you might imagine, given that I have two black children, that was very very personal for my family.”
.@SenatorDurbin to Amy Coney Barrett: "Have you seen the George Floyd video?"
ACB: "I have."
Durbin: "What impact did it have on you?"
ACB: "Senator, as you might imagine, given that I have two black children, that was very very personal for my family." pic.twitter.com/xvMP4tTzJ7
— Washington Examiner (@dcexaminer) October 13, 2020