‘Strongly support’: Tulsi Gabbard praises Supreme Court for siding with churches against Andrew Cuomo

Hawaii Rep. Tulsi Gabbard on Monday praised the Supreme Court for siding with Catholic churches and Jewish synagogues in a battle against New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo over his coronavirus gathering restrictions.

“I strongly support this Supreme Court ruling defending our First Amendment/freedom of religion,” Gabbard wrote on Twitter. “While COVID may temporarily require certain public health restrictions, houses of worship MUST be treated same as secular institutions — not more harshly/strictly.”

Gabbard linked to the Supreme Court’s opinions, in which a 5-4 majority, swung by Justice Amy Coney Barrett, gave the houses of worship an emergency injunction against Cuomo’s orders.

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