SCOTUS Nominee Amy Coney Barrett Confirmation Hearings Underway

Senate confirmation hearings for Supreme Court Nominee Amy Coney Barrett are underway.

Barrett, a federal judge from Indiana, was named by President Trump to replace the late Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg.  

Democrats have spoken out against the move to nominate a replacement, instead claiming that the winner of the November election should do it.  

Senate Republicans believe they have the votes to confirm Barrett, who is giving her opening statement today.  

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