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Amy Coney Barrett Is the Ultimate Walmart Soccer Mom

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Amy Coney Barrett will be the only Supreme Court Justice who didn't attend an elite Ivy League school for college, law school, or both
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The big questions about Amy Coney Barrett's nomination

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Barrett is likely to be confirmed, but just how we get to that point poses some difficult questions for both Democrats and Republicans.
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Is Amy Coney Barrett Joining a Supreme Court Built for the Wealthy?

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Future decisions by a very conservative majority could give corporations even more weight and workers less.
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Supreme Court live updates: Trump picks Amy Coney Barrett; Biden to deliver remarks Sunday afternoon

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Republicans are eyeing Oct. 12 as the first day of Senate Judiciary Committee hearings on Barrett's nomination.
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Republicans Promise a Quick Path to the Supreme Court for Barrett

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Attention turns now to whether Republicans can confirm Judge Amy Coney Barrett at warp speed, and how voters will react. Here's the latest.
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White House Deputy Press Secretary Discusses Trump's Pick For Supreme Court Justice

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NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro talks with Brian Morgenstern, the White House's Deputy Press Secretary, about President Trump's pick of Judge Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court.
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Schumer to Democrats: Focus on health care to beat Barrett

Schumer to Democrats: Focus on health care to beat Barrett

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Chuck Schumer has some simple advice for how to take down Amy Coney Barrett: Talk about “health care, health care, health care.”
In a letter to his colleagues late Saturday, the Senate minority leader laid out how Senate Democrats will try to build opposition to Barrett's nomination to the Supreme Court. The New Yorker said that if Barrett is confirmed, it spells the end of Obamacare, which is slated to come before the Supreme Court after Election Day.
“All the data show that with COVID raging, the number one priority for the American people is health care - its affordability...
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Barrett Will Be Much Tougher Target Than Kavanaugh Was

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President Trump's nomination of Judge Amy Coney Barrett creates a real dilemma for the Democrats.
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With Unintended Assist From Feinstein, Barrett Gets Nod

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A lot has happened for Amy Coney Barrett in the last three years. She was a little-known law professor at Notre Dame and then a judge on the U.S. Circuit of Appeals, and now she is President Trump's third Supreme Court nominee.She can thank Sen. Dianne Feinstein.It was, after all, the California Democrat who questioned her faith. The ranking member on the Senate Judiciary Committee peppered Barrett about her Catholicism during the appeals court confirmation process, insinuating that the nominee's religion clouded her legal judgment. "Dogma and law are two different things," Feinstein...
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What Amy Coney Barrett's Supreme Court Nomination Means For The 2020 Election

What Amy Coney Barrett's Supreme Court Nomination Means For The 2020 Election

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The focus on the court could help energize conservatives in key states. Progressives are fired up, too - immediately after Saturday's announcement, Democrats tied Barrett to a fight for health care. (Image credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
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Local politicians react to President Trump's Supreme Court nomination

Local politicians react to President Trump's Supreme Court nomination

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President Donald Trump nominated Judge Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court on Saturday, capping a dramatic reshaping of the federal judiciary that will resonate for a generation and that he hopes will provide a needed boost to his reelection effort.
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Trump: Barrett 'Will Defend Your God-Given Rights'

Trump: Barrett 'Will Defend Your God-Given Rights'

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President Trump celebrated the nomination of his third Supreme Court justice on Saturday night with a raucous campaign rally in Harrisburg, Pa., that he launched by mentioning Judge Amy Coney Barrett beneath a screen that read "fill that seat." CBS News notes that's the latest chant to circulate at the...
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Opinion | Amy Coney Barrett: A New Feminist Icon

Opinion | Amy Coney Barrett: A New Feminist Icon

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Amy Coney Barrett has been praised for her topflight legal mind, even by those who disagree with her. At 48 years old, she is poised to help shape the court for a generation or more.
But that's not all her elevation to the high court has the potential to accomplish. Barrett's expected confirmation should serve as a catalyst for rethinking the most powerful social movement in the last half century: feminism.
Over the last week, as Justice Ginsburg's body laid in repose outside the Supreme Court, the nation has rightly celebrated Ginsburg's trailblazing 1970s legal advocacy, one which pushed...
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