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Senators Criticize Anti-Catholic Smears Over Barretts Faith

News stories that have been critical of Judge Amy Coney Barrett, a potential Supreme Court nominee, for her religious beliefs have been replete with smears against the Catholic faith, Sen. Ben Sasse (R-Neb.) says. Barrett, 48, a devout Catholic, serves as a circuit judge on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 7th Circuit. She is one of the women who President Donald Trump is considering nominating to the Supreme Court vacancy left by the death of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg. Newsweek and Reuters this week published articles that attempted to link an ecumenical Catholic group that Barrett is reportedly a member of, People of Praise, to "The HaRead More From Source

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