Confirmation hearing underway for Trump’s Supreme Court nominee
Giles Gibson

The U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee opened its four-day confirmation hearing for Supreme Court nominee, Amy Coney Barrett, an appointment that could tip the court's balance towards conservatives for years to come.

Republicans say they have the votes to confirm her to the country’s highest court, but she’ll face tough questioning from Democrat Senators with the U.S. presidential election just three weeks away.

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