Christie Promises Supreme Court Justices Who Would Strike Down Obamacare, Gay Marriage
Here’s another reason Chris Christie shouldn’t be president and why even so-called “moderate” Republicans are out of touch with the times.
“If the Christie-type justices had been on that court in the majority, we would have won those cases in the Supreme Court rather than lost them,” he told “Fox News Sunday” in an interview…
Some Republican candidates, including former Florida Governor Jeb Bush, have struck a more conciliatory tone on the gay marriage ruling, criticizing it while also urging the country to move on.
Former Pennsylvania Senator Rick Santorum, however, has been strongly critical, telling CBS’s “Face the Nation” on Sunday that the court’s decision was a “nail in the coffin” for the institution of marriage.
Former Arkansas Governor Mike Huckabee, another Republican presidential hopeful, also criticized the court for what he said was interference in politics and redefining the meaning of marriage.
“It will be destructive,” he told CNN’s “State of the Union.”
Texas Senator Ted Cruz repeated his call that the constitution should be amended so voters could recall Supreme Court justices.