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SCOTUS nominee Amy Coney Barrett grilled by senators on Obamacare, abortion, contested election

CBS News Wednesday, 14 October 2020
On the second day of her confirmation hearings, Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett insisted she didn't have any agenda against key issues like health care or abortion. Democratic Senators are expected to continue their intensive questioning Wednesday. Nancy Cordes reports.
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