Lee—whose doctor cleared him to attend—helps give Republicans the needed quorum to vote later this week to advance Barrett's nomination out of committee.
Barrett's confirmation to the Supreme Court could break a 45-year record.
Coney Barrett has been nominated to replace Judge Ruth Bader Ginsburg who passed away in September.
A detailed outline of Judge Amy Coney Barrett's political views ahead of her Supreme Court nomination.
The Trump nominee is due to face an intense level of scrutiny at her confirmation hearing, with Democrats having already questioned the president putting her forward so near to Election Day.
We have had enough difficult decisions to make in 2020. The confirmation of Judge Barrett to the Supreme Court should not be one of them.
A look back at what Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, Trump and others said about Obama's Supreme Court nominee back in 2016.
Barrett's hearings could take an important first step toward withdrawing the Court from the political battlefield that it has entered.
Just four of the nation's Republican governors have opted out of adding their name to a letter supporting Amy Coney Barrett's confirmation to the Supreme Court.
"Aren't you in fact counting on Justice Barrett to—to either end or restrict Roe v. Wade, and wouldn't you be terribly disappointed if she failed to do that?" Chris Wallace asked Senator Ben Sasse.
Ahead of Barrett's confirmation hearings on Monday, People of Praise sent a letter to the Senate Judiciary Committee asking them to allow testimony about the Christian group of which Barrett is reportedly a member.
"Look, the only court packing is going on right now. It's going on with the Republicans packing the court now," Joe Biden said.
Court-packing will lead America to a very dangerous dead end.
The Supreme Court's ruling also avoids making reproductive rights an even more contentious election season issue than it already is.
Democratic progressives have increasingly voiced support for the idea, but Biden said he opposed it as recently as 2019.
The latest Obamacare challenge threatens to push the Court far beyond the breaking point, and the justices should have nothing to do with it.
Harris refused to answer a question that Pence asked her about "packing" the Supreme Court. Later, Pence refused to say what he'd do if Trump refused to cede power.
"Progressive and moderate Christians alike must speak out now against this latest election-year hijacking of our faith," Faithful America said.
The South Carolina decision will almost certainly encourage more judicial intervention into the 2020 presidential election, especially if mail-in ballots determine the outcome in battleground states.
The Supreme Court is set to hear a challenge to the Affordable Care Act that could leave nearly 30 million Americans uninsured.
The American people deserve a prompt Supreme Court confirmation process.
Since taking office in 2017, President Donald Trump has had a large and likely lasting impact on the federal judiciary. But it is neither historic nor unprecedented, as both his critics and supporters claim it is.
Now more than ever, we need as many highly successful adoption and foster care providers caring for children as possible—providers like CSS. Yet Philadelphia wants to end all those benefits. How does that help kids?
Justice Brett Kavanaugh has offered an explanation of the Supreme Court's decision to allow mail-in voting restrictions in South Carolina.
The Democratic presidential candidate said he will protect abortion rights even if the Supreme Court strikes them down.
If appointed, Martin Jenkins would be California's first openly gay justice on the California Supreme Court and only the third Black man to be appointed to the state's Supreme Court.
"Two justices now openly call for an end to marriage equality—knowing reinforcements are on the way," Pete Buttigieg tweeted.
"Your promise was that no judicial nominee should be approved during the last year of an election," Harrison told Graham during their first debate.
Democratic members of the Senate Judiciary Committee urged its chairman, Senator Lindsey Graham, to delay the Supreme Court nomination hearing for Judge Amy Coney Barrett.
The Senate Majority Leader said five district court judges are set to be approved and he expects senators to return to Washington for work Monday.