WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Bill Cassidy, M.D. (R-LA) issued the following statement on news that President Trump will nominate Louisiana native Amy Comey Barrett to the Supreme Court of the United States. Cassidy intends to meet with Barrett, though, a date has not been set.
“Reports are that Louisiana native Amy Barrett is President Trump’s pick for the Supreme Court. She is a terrific choice. She has the right legal mind and experience to serve on the Court. Judge Barrett would be only the second Supreme Court justice from Louisiana, and she’s going to make our state and nation proud,” Dr. Cassidy said.