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Fight over vacant SCOTUS Scalia seat gets ugly

CBS News Wednesday, 23 September 2020
The fight in Washington for late Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia's replacement is just getting started. President Obama may pick a nomination as early as next week, but Republicans vow to block that option. Notre Dame Law Professor Amy Coney Barrett joins CBSN to discuss Scalia's legacy, and what's next for the Supreme Court.
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Barrett dodges questions on abortion, gay marriage [Video]

Barrett dodges questions on abortion, gay marriage

President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett said on Tuesday at her U.S. Senate confirmation hearing she is not hostile to the Obamacare law, as Democrats have suggested, and declined to specify whether she believes landmark rulings legalizing abortion and gay marriage were properly decided. This report produced by Yahaira Jacquez.

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'You wouldn't be getting Justice Scalia' -Barrett [Video]

'You wouldn't be getting Justice Scalia' -Barrett

In her confirmation hearing on Tuesday, Amy Coney Barrett said while Justice Antonin Scalia was a mentor to her, if she is confirmed, 'You wouldn't be getting Justice Scalia, you would be getting Justice Barrett.'

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Trump nominates Barrett to Supreme Court [Video]

Trump nominates Barrett to Supreme Court

[NFA] President Donald Trump on Saturday nominated Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court, and she pledged to become a justice in the mold of the late staunch conservative Antonin Scalia - another milestone in Trump's rightward shift of the top U.S. judicial body. Colette Luke has the latest.

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People of Praise, la communauté religieuse très soudée de la juge Amy Coney Barrett

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On Saturday, Sen. Lisa Murkowski said that will vote to confirm Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court. Murkowski was opposed to confirming a Supreme Court judge to the court so close to the election. She decided to back Barrett due to her judicial philosophy. "I have concluded that she is the sort of person we want on the Supreme Court," Murkowski said. "I have no doubt about her intellect," she said from the Senate floor. Business Insider reports that Barrett is on the verge of confirmation.

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What to expect tonight with Senate set to confirm Amy Coney Barrett to Supreme Court

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Senate votes to advance Barrett; confirmation expected Monday [Video]

Senate votes to advance Barrett; confirmation expected Monday

The Republican-led Senate has voted to advance Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett toward final confirmation despite Democratic objections. Story: https://bit.ly/37EjdBX

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Sen. Schatz: Barrett confirmation "the most rank hypocrisy I've ever seen" [Video]

Sen. Schatz: Barrett confirmation "the most rank hypocrisy I've ever seen"

U.S. Democratic Senator Brian Schatz of Hawaii decried the expected confirmation of Judge Amy Coney Barrett to the U.S. Supreme Court on Monday, describing the rush to elevate her as "rank hypocrisy" and illustrative of what the Senate had become.

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Barack Obama Barack Obama 44th president of the United States

Barack Obama recalls dealing with a global pandemic, facing racist comments in first memoir excerpt

In the first excerpt released from his upcoming memoir, "A Promised Land," Obama shared recollections from his early days in the White House.

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President Trump repeats unsupported claim about spying

President Trump repeats unproven "spying" claim about the Obama Administration
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Biden, Trump show opposing views as COVID-19 surges [Video]

Biden, Trump show opposing views as COVID-19 surges

[NFA] President Donald Trump and his Democratic rival Joe Biden gave starkly contrasting messages on Saturday about the coronavirus pandemic, taking their campaigns for the White House on the road as COVID-19 cases surged again. This report produced by Jillian Kitchener.

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Democrats urge Pence not to attend Barrett vote after COVID outbreak

Senate Democratic leaders said Pence's plan to preside over the confirmation vote is a "violation of common decency and courtesy."
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Roe v. Wade ruling matters, but mostly as a symbol. It has not protected abortion rights.

Abortion rights don't hinge on whether a new Justice Amy Coney Barrett votes to overturn Roe. They're already at death's door by a thousand smaller cuts.

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Trump's dangerous isolationism weakens USA and strengthens our adversaries: Retired generals

Republicans have tragically failed to check Trump's reckless behavior. The election must be a mandate and a denunciation of him and of their silence.

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