Sen. Blumenthal: GOP Doesn't Have History On Their Side
SJC member, Sen. Richard Blumenthal, D-Conn., weighs in on the confirmation hearings for Amy Coney Barrett and says while the GOP has the votes on the committee, they don't have the American people or history on their side. Aired on 10/13/2020.
Sen. Todd Young railed against Democrats on the Senate floor. "The nomination will be reported favorably to the floor with a unanimous vote."
The Senate Judiciary Committee votes 12-0 on Supreme Court nominee Judge Amy Coney Barrett.
The Democratic members of the committee boycotted the vote. Chris Hayes on the GOP: "Donald Trump's Party wants to ram through this Justice and cement their majority for a generation no matter who gets sick, whether in their own circle or in America at large. They'll do whatever it takes." Aired on 10/12/2020 In the final days of the 2020 campaign, the Supreme Court has decided to allow extended deadlines for mail-in ballots in Pennsylvania and North Carolina. Democratic Senator Chris Coons of Delaware joined CBSN to discuss what he makes of GOP efforts fight deadline extensions in several states, and more on what's at stake as Americans vote.