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Conner Kerrigan

Conner Kerrigan

Conner Kerrigan is a communications professional and criminal justice reform advocate whose writing appears in States Newsroom outlet Missouri Independent.

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Opinion: Don’t use shame to convince people to get vaccinated

By: - August 31, 2021

In the fall of 2020, I was infuriated to see then-Majority Leader Mitch McConnell rushing to seat Justice Amy Coney Barrett on the Supreme Court just 35 days before the 2020 election. After all, he was the one who refused to even hold hearings on Merrick Garland, a moderate choice by any measure, because the […]