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Barrett's Confirmation: First Female Conservative Justice Brings First Conservative Majority

The following is the statement of Committee for Justice president Curt Levey on tonight's expected confirmation of Judge Barrett to the Supreme Court:

We applaud tonight's confirmation of Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court, which is historic for at least two reasons. One, Barrett is the first female conservative justice in the nation's history, despite President Reagan's best intentions when he nominated Sandra Day O’Connor to the Court.