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Senate GOP marches ahead on Barrett over Democrats’ blockade

The Senate is poised for a rare weekend session as Republicans race to put Amy Coney Barrett on the Supreme Court and cement a conservative majority before Election Day despite Democratic efforts to stall President Donald Trump’s nominee.
Senate GOP marches ahead on Barrett over Democrats’ blockade
7 months ago|Washington, United States

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Senate GOP marches ahead on Barrett over Democrats' blockade

The Senate is poised for a rare weekend session as Republicans race to put Amy Coney Barrett on the Supreme Court and cement a conservative majority before Election Day despite Democratic efforts to stall President Donald Trump's nominee. Democrats mounted time-consuming procedural hurdles Friday, but the party has no realistic chance of stopping Barrett's advance in the Republican-controlled chamber. Barrett, a federal appeals court judge, i…

7 months ago|Los Angeles, United States
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McConnell moves to shut down debate on Barrett nomination, setting up final vote just days before election

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, brushing aside Democratic concerns over the expedited timeframe for confirming Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett, moved on Friday to cut off debate and set up a final confirmation vote eight days before the election.

7 months ago|Atlanta, United States
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Senate GOP marches ahead on Barrett over Democrats' blockade

The Senate is gearing up for rare weekend session as Republicans race to put Amy Coney Barrett on the Supreme Court and cement a conservative majority before Election Day despite Democratic efforts to stall President Donald Trump’s nominee

7 months ago|London, United Kingdom
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Democrats Try to Shut Down Senate, Seeking to Stain Barrett Confirmation

Lacking the ability to block President Trump’s Supreme Court nominee, Democrats are using the final days of the debate to stoke outrage among voters about the rush to confirm her.

7 months ago|New York, United States
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Senate takes up Barrett nomination, setting up final confirmation vote next week

The Senate Majority Leader will file cloture for Barrett's nomination on Friday, setting up a final vote on Monday.

7 months ago|New York, United States
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Democrats force Senate into unusual but brief closed session to discuss Barrett nomination to Supreme Court

Democrats lack the votes to stop confirmation of Trump’s nominee, which is expected Monday evening.

7 months ago|Washington, United States
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McConnell tees up Barrett nomination, setting up rare weekend session

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) on Friday teed up Judge Amy Coney Barrett's Supreme Court nomination, paving the way for a rare weekend session roughly a week before the November election.

7 months ago|Washington, United States
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Senate GOP marches ahead on Barrett over Democrats' blockade

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate is poised for a rare weekend session as Republicans race to put Amy Coney Barrett on the Supreme Court and cement a conservative majority before Election Day despite...

7 months ago|United States
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McConnell moves to shut down debate on Barrett nomination, setting up final vote just days before election

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, brushing aside Democratic concerns over the expedited timeframe for confirming Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett, moved on Friday to cut off debate and set up a final confirmation vote eight days before the election.McConnell’s move sets up a Sunday afternoon procedural vote to break a Democratic filibuster and then a final confirmation vote, likely on Monday evening. All Democrats are expected to vo…

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McConnell moves to shut down debate on Barrett nomination, setting up final vote just days before election

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, brushing aside Democratic concerns over the expedited timeframe for confirming Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett, moved on Friday to cut off debate and set up a final confirmation vote eight days before the election.McConnell’s move sets up a Sunday afternoon procedural vote to break a Democratic filibuster and then a final confirmation vote, likely on Monday evening. All Democrats are expected to vo…

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