Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) is confident that Judge Amy Coney Barrett will be confirmed as the next Supreme Justice by the end of the month before Election Day.
The senator also plans to play an “active part” in battling his Democrat colleages on the Senate Judiciary Committee beginning on October 12, when Judge Barrett’s confirmation hearings are set to begin.
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“We’re obviously in the midst of an epic battle to confirm Judge Barrett,” Sen. Cruz told Fox Business host Lou Dobbs on Monday.
“I believe the Senate will get the job done — that she will be confirmed by the end of the month before election day,” he declared.
“The Senate Judiciary Committee — we’re gonna start confirmation hearings next week. I’m gonna play an active part in fighting against the Democratic attack and slime machine that is being unloaded on Judge Barrett already,” Sen. Cruz said. Video Below
Confirmation Showdown: @SenTedCruz says he believes the Senate will confirm Judge Barrett before Election Day. #MAGA #AmericaFirst #Dobbs pic.twitter.com/QW7OXilZOe
— Lou Dobbs (@LouDobbs) October 5, 2020