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Senators set to question Amy Coney Barrett as Democrats paint nominee as a threat to health care

CBS News Tuesday, 13 October 2020
Senators on Tuesday begin round one of questioning Judge Amy Coney Barrett in her Supreme Court confirmation hearing. The day before, Democrats made it clear they plan to focus on the millions of Americans who would lose health coverage if a more conservative Supreme Court overturns Obamacare. Nancy Cordes reports.
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