Sen. Van Hollen: Barrett 'Should Recuse Herself' From Any Split Decision On Election Results
Senator Chris Van Hollen (D-MD) joins Andrea Mitchell to discuss the upcoming debate between Joe Biden and President Trump as well as fallout over the New York Times reporting on the president's tax returns - on which he criticizes the president for paying less than the average American. He also addresses Amy Coney Barrett's pending Supreme Court nomination, saying that "she should recuse herself" from any 4-4 decision that affects the election results, if she is serving on the court, as he says it presents a "total conflict of interest." Aired on 9/28/2020.
Schumer urged Judge Amy Coney Barrett to recuse herself from ObamaCare cases based on her previous statements during a news conference on Sunday. Senator Chuck Schumer calls on Judge Amy Coney Barrett to recuse herself from the Affordable Care Act and 2020 election. This comes as the Supreme Court nominee is set to undergo confirmation hearings this week. Newly appointed Supreme Court Justice Amy Coney Barrett recused herself from the Pennsylvania voting case. NBC News' Pete Williams reports on the setback for Republicans and why Barrett sat out the vote. Senator Van Hollen (D-MD) joins Andrea Mitchell to discuss Pompeo's visit to the occupied West Bank and work on a COVID relief bill. Sen. Van Hollen says "My view is that we should attach the emergency COVID-19 response bill to [government funding] so that we can all come together, one vote, keep the government open, but also provide this vital relief." Aired on 11/19/2020.