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Republican Lisa Murkowski blasted as a ‘liar’ for supporting Amy Coney Barrett after she said she wouldn’t

By PhillyNews.FYI , in News , at October 24, 2020 Tags: , , , , , ,


Sen. Lisa Murkowski (R-AK) said that she didn’t support the vote of Judge Amy Coney Barrett, given that Americans were already voting, and the GOP previously said that there shouldn’t be a judge approved in an election year. It was the reason Sen. Mitch McConnell refused to hold a hearing on Judge Merrick Garland in 2016.

But Murkowski backed out of her promise, saying that she would support the nomination.

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“I’ve concluded she’s the sort of person we want on the Supreme Court,” Murkowski said, despite Barrett’s opposition to a woman’s right to choose. “While I oppose the process that led us to this point, I do not hold it against her.”

It drew anger online for those calling out her hypocrisy and her lie that she’d do the right thing.

See the tweets below:

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