US Supreme Court hearing: Coney Barrett avoids questions on abortion & healthcare

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  • FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “US Supreme Court hearing: Coney Barrett avoids questions on abortion & healthcare” – below is their description.

    #US Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney #Barrett insisted Tuesday that she had no fixed views on hot-button legal issues as Democrats painted her as President Donald Trump’s vehicle to end #abortion rights and kill the popular #Obamacare health program. In the second day of hearings on her hurried nomination, Barrett, who if approved will tilt the high court decisively to the right, told lawmakers she would put personal and religious beliefs aside when deciding landmark cases. FRANCE 24’s Kethevane Gorjestani tells us more.

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