Democrat Sen. Booker must be a little weak on his understanding of the Constitution of the United States. That is the Constitution that he took an oath to observe, protect and defend. In his questioning of Mike Pompeo, he has overlooked or ignored Article VI of the U.S. Constitution: “No religious Test shall ever be required as a Qualification to any Office of public Trust under the United States.” The Senator more than likely understands this but is counting on his supporters to nod their heads that Booker is doing the right thing and is morally correct.
As Written and Reported By Ken Klukowski for Breitbart:
WASHINGTON, DC – Sen. Cory Booker (D-NJ) announced on Friday that he will vote against CIA Director Mike Pompeo’s nomination to become secretary of state because of Pompeo’s beliefs on marriage and sexuality — beliefs consistent with Pompeo’s Christian faith. Conservative leaders are now denouncing Booker’s vote as a violation of the Constitution’s Religious Test Clause.
Booker sharply questioned Pompeo on Thursday during the nominee’s confirmation hearing before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, referring to words Pompeo spoke at a church in his district when the current director of the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) was …read more
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