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The unusual tone, timeline of Barrett's confirmation hearing

Clip: 10/14/2020 | 5m 12s Video has closed captioning.

Amy Coney Barrett faced another day of questioning from members of the Senate Judiciary Committee on Wednesday. Lawmakers again brought up highly charged political issues such as abortion and the Affordable Care Act, but overall the hearing's tone was more civil than for previous Supreme Court nominees. The National Law Journal’s Marcia Coyle and Lisa Desjardins join Judy Woodruff to discuss.

Aired: 10/14/20

Rating: NR

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