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Will not let himself become a pawn to decide this election: Barrett

Washington: Judge Amy Connie Barrett, nominated for President of the United States Supreme Court by President Donald Trump, said on Tuesday that he would not allow himself to be a “pawn” to decide a “presidential election”.
At the Supreme Court confirmation hearing, Barrett said, “I certainly hope that all members of the committee have more faith in my honesty that I myself as a pawn to decide this election for the American people Will allow it to be used. ”
“I promise you that if I were confirmed and if an electoral dispute arises, both of them, then I take that process very seriously and I will consider every relevant factor. I will just give you Can’t commit to the cause. Barrett said that we have spoken before, but I assure you of my honesty and I assure you that I will take that question very seriously.
CNN reported that when one of the senators, Amy Klobuchar, raised the issue of Trump’s plan to “observe voting activity” to her supporters, asking the judge if it was legal to intimidate voters in the election, Barrett responded directly. Refused and called it “a hypothetical situation”.
“I cannot characterize facts in a hypothetical situation, and I cannot apply the law to an imaginary set of facts,” Barrett said.
He said, “I can only decide cases because they come to litigation by the parties on a complete record after being completely embroiled, talking to colleagues, writing an opinion, and that’s why I Cannot answer questions, ”she said.
Regarding Trump’s tweet on overturning the Affordable Care Act, she said she “cannot speak” for the president. “I can’t really speak what the President said on Twitter … I am 100 percent committed to judicial freedom from political pressure”, saying that he is not “pre-committed” to decide any case .
America The presidential elections are to be held on 3 November this year.


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