Saturday, March 25, 2017
According To Senator, Supreme Court Justices Should Ignore The Law If It Does Not Favor Individuals
Liberal senator gets brutal responses when she explains why she’s voting ‘no’ on Gorsuch nomination
In the op-ed, Harris wrote: “Judge Gorsuch’s record also shows he’s willing to favor corporations over the American people. He believes companies can impose their religious views on employees and deny women birth-control coverage. And he has been hostile toward federal agencies that protect American workers and consumers.”
However, in the op-ed, Harris didn’t really explain what she meant by “legalisms.”
Still, during his hearings before the Senate Judiciary Committee this week, Gorsuch explained that his rulings on the Supreme Court would be based not on his personal feelings or political views, but rather the Constitution and the law — which may be what Harris says she doesn’t like.
Naturally, though, Twitter had a field day with Harris’ remarks: