VIDEO: [Fox News] Amy Coney Barrett explains how she really feels about God and abortion rights. Tells law students, ‘Your legal career is but a means to an end. And that end is building the kingdom of God. If you can keep in mind that your fundamental purpose in life is not to be a lawyer, but to know, love and serve God, you truly will be a different kind of lawyer. [Jul. 2, 2016]
Three sources have told Axios.com that President Trump told confidants he intends to nominate Judge Amy Coney Barrett for the U.S. Supreme Court seat currently held by Ruth Bader Ginsburg.
A favorite of conservative activists, Barrett is a devout Catholic who has been vocal about her opposition to abortion.
When Trump was deliberating last year over replacing Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy, the president told a number of people of his plan for Barrett, Axios reported.
“I’m saving her for Ginsburg,” Trump said, according to the three sources.
On one occasion, Trump used that line in a private conversation with an adviser two days before announcing Brett Kavanaugh’s nomination.
Axios commented that nominating Barrett “would throw gas on the culture-war fires, which Trump relishes,” but he chose to wait.
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