Amy Coney Barrett Defends Supreme Court: We’re Not ‘A Bunch of Partisan Hacks’

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Supreme Court Justice Amy Coney Barrett defended the nation’s highest court over the weekend, saying that it “is not comprised of a bunch of partisan hacks.”

According to the Louisville Courier Journal, during a celebration on Sunday of the 30th anniversary of the opening of the University of Louisville’s McConnell Center, Barrett told a crowd of more than 100, “My goal today is to convince you that this court is not comprised of a bunch of partisan hacks.”

Barrett remarked that the Supreme Court is defined by “judicial philosophies,” not “political parties.”

“Judicial philosophies are not the same as political parties,” she said, citing herself as an “originalist” and Justice Stephen Breyer as a
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