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Controversial ACB sworn in as new SCOTUS Justice in landslide GOP vote shunned by Dems

Amy Coney Barrett was confirmed to the Supreme Court late Monday by a deeply divided Senate, with Republicans overpowering Democrats to install President Donald Trump’s nominee days before the election and secure a likely conservative court majority for years to come. Trump’s choice to fill the vacancy of the late liberal icon Ruth Bader Ginsburg potentially […]...Read More

Harris tries to prompt ‘Climate Change’ stance from ACB, latter sidesteps query

‘Is COVID-19 infectious?’ California Senator and Dem. VP-nominee, Kamala Harris, posed to POTUS-elected Supreme Court Justice-nominee, Judge Amy Coney Barrett. ‘”I think yes, I do accept that COVID-19 is infectious,” she responded. ‘Does smoking cause cancer?’ pressed Harris, in a bid to affirm Barrett’s scientific overview on everyday issues. “Yes, every package of cigarettes warns […]...Read More

A wrap: SCOTUS talks, ACB blocks, Harris mocks — Dems, GOP on final stretch

Republican zeal carried President Trump’s Supreme Court nominee — Amy Coney Barrett — closer to confirmation Thursday, pushing past Democratic objections and other priorities during the COVID-19 crisis. In the drive to seat her before the upcoming Nov. 3 elections, the Senate Judiciary Committee set Oct. 22 for its vote to recommend Barrett’s nomination to […]...Read More

Senate charges ahead with turbulent SCOTUS Justice talks, Trump nominee, Barrett, in for a week-long hearing

Amy Coney Barrett’s Supreme Court confirmation hearing began Monday as the Republican-led Senate charged ahead to replace the late Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg with President Donald Trump’s pick, aiming to cement the conservative court majority before Election Day. Barrett was wearing a face mask, as were all the roughly 100 people in the cavernous hearing room. Barring a dramatic development, […]...Read More