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Kavanaugh hangs over Barr confirmation fight

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Brett Kavanaugh's confirmation to the Supreme Court tore the Senate Judiciary Committee apart. Now the panel is trying to put itself back together ahead of another contentious nomination fight. The committee has a new chairman, Sen. Lindsey Graham , whose fiery denunciation of Democrats during Kavanaugh's hearing on sexual assault allegations cemented his turn as one of President Donald Trump's most aggressive allies in Congress. It has three Democrats mulling a presidential run in 2020, all of whom played central roles in cross-examining Kavanaugh. And now it has William Barr before it...
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