McConnell Praises Barrett Ahead of Confirmation Hearings

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    Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) praised Judge Amy Coney Barrett, President Donald Trump’s pick to replace Ruth Bader Ginsburg on the Supreme Court, ahead of her Senate confirmation hearing. McConnell spoke to reporters following the weekly Senate Republican policy luncheon in the Hart Senate Office Building on Capitol Hill on September 30, 2020 in Washington, DC. Despite talks between Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi (D-CA), McConnell said that Senate Republicans and House Democrats are still far apart on coronavirus relief legislation.

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