Amy Coney Barrett faces questions on legal record as nomination hearings continue – live

Amy Coney Barrett faces questions on legal record as nomination hearings continue – liveOctober 13, 2020

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In a funny aside during the nomination hearing, Lindsey Graham referenced his many golf course conversations with the president.

“I promise you, I’ve never talked about severability with the president,” the Republican chairman of the Senate judiciary committee said.

Senator Patrick Leahy asked Amy Coney Barrett would commit to recusing herself from cases involving the presidential election if issues arose.

Barrett again dodged, saying, “Senator Leahy, I commit to you to fully and faithfully applying the law of recusal.”

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