By: KDKA-TV News Staff
HARRISBURG (KDKA) – Pennsylvania Senator Pat Toomey met with Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett on Wednesday afternoon.READ MORE: Jury Gets Case Of Man Charged In Club Erotica Shooting That Killed 2, Injured 3
As with nearly all of his fellow Senate Republicans, Senator Toomey supports her nomination.READ MORE: 2 Businesses Shut Down By Allegheny County Health Department
He said Barrett has shown that she applies the law as written and does not decide cases base on a preferred policy of outcome.
“Very intelligent, extremely well-informed, very knowledgeable, but humble and very, very pleasant,” Senator Toomey said. “A woman who brings just an extraordinary range of talents and experience to the bench.”MORE NEWS: Bone Found In SUV Of Ohio Mom Stephanie Van Nguyen And 2 Kids Missing Since 2002
According to a new Politico poll, a slight majority of voters at 51% believe the Senate should confirm Barrett.