Senate Republicans are pretending that this is a normal hearing. It’s not. 200k+ Americans have died due to COVID. The fate of the ACA is in the hands of the Supreme Court. And this nominee would dramatically flip the balance on the Court. Sen. @maziehirono on #WhatsAtStake
FACING TOUGH QUESTIONS: @TerryMoran breaks down Day 3 of Senate confirmation hearings for Pres. Trump Supreme Court nominee Judge Amy Coney Barrett, with the fate of the Affordable Care Act taking center stage in the political back-and-forth.
Make no mistake: a big reason that the fate of these vital health care protections is in the hands of the Supreme Court is because Congressional Republicans and President Trump support the lawsuit to take health care away and haven’t lifted a finger to stop it.
Trump unlawfully ended #DACA & today’s Supreme Court case will determine the fate of at least 700,000 DACA recipients who could be deported if it is terminated. Our country made a promise to protect those who came here as kids for a better life—we can’t go back on that promise.
The Supreme Court starts hearings today to decide the fate of #DACA , after President Trump rescinded it. The program: ▪️ protects 700K young people brought to the U.S. from deportation ▪️ gives them access to work and study permits ▪️ is supported by 2/3 of Americans
The fate of the Supreme Court hinges on the choice we make in 21 days. Here's what's at stake: