"I refuse to let them believe that everyone in government has forsaken them," Sen. Tammy Duckworth, a war veteran, said.
The Supreme Court's decision "enables the administration to further disrupt our military and weaken our national security," the Democratic senator said.
A Senate resolution allowing Senator Tammy Duckworth to bring her newborn onto the floor passed without formal objections—but privately, some members of Congress had misgivings.
"Bryan and I are thrilled that our family is getting a little bit bigger, and Abigail is ecstatic to welcome her baby sister home this spring," Duckworth said in a statement.
Senator Tammy Duckworth also called the President 'Cadet Bone Spurs'—a jab at one of the U.S. leader's reasons for avoiding military service.