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NBC News 12 Oct 2020

Democrats Focus On Health Care During Barrett's Confirmation Hearing

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Senate Democrats made the Affordable Care Act a central issue during the first day of Judge Amy Coney Barrett's confirmation hearing. The Supreme Court is scheduled to hear a case against the ACA just after the election. NBC News' Heidi Przybyla reports on how Barrett's stance on healthcare may mean ACA is in danger.


NBC's Sahil Kapur breaks down and fact-checks claims made by President Trump and Joe Biden on their plans for health care during the final presidential debate. Aired on 10/23/2020.
Democratic and Republican senators questioned Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett about her opinion on striking down the Affordable Care Act. The judge's comments on prior challenges to the law could reveal how she'd rule before the case California v. Texas is heard on Nov. 10.
Vice Presidential nominee Kamala Harris presses Amy Coney Barrett during Senate Confirmation hearing. #FoxNews
Democrats say Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett would help strike down the Affordable Care Act. A dad with two diabetic kids and a mom of a prematurely born child say the law is helping.

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