Supreme Court

Sen. Richard Blumenthal, D-Conn., speaks as the Senate Judiciary Committee hears from legal experts on the final day of the confirmation hearing for Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Oct. 15, 2020.
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U.S. Senator Richard Blumenthal of Connecticut spoke on the last day of confirmation hearings for Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett on Thursday.

Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett adjusts her face mask during her Senate Judiciary Committee confirmation hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington, Monday, Oct. 12, 2020.
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Obamacare supporters, anti-gun violence groups and women’s rights advocates in Connecticut oppose President Trump’s nominee to the U.S. Supreme Court. Judge Amy Coney Barrett’s confirmation hearings begin in the U.S. Senate this week.

Blumenthal: Healthcare Central to SCOTUS Nominee Hearing

Oct 6, 2020
Conn. Sen. Richard Blumenthal
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U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell says confirmation hearings regarding the president’s nomination of Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court will begin Monday, despite some members of the judiciary committee testing positive for COVID-19.

Conn. Sen. Richard Blumenthal
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U.S. Senator Richard Blumenthal of Connecticut said Amy Coney Barrett failed to tell his Senate Judiciary Committee that in 2006, she signed a letter supporting a pro-life group that said “pray to end abortion.”

Blumenthal Will Not Meet With Court Pick Barrett

Sep 28, 2020
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US Senator Richard Blumenthal of Connecticut says he will not treat President Donald Trump’s nominee to the US Supreme Court as legitimate. 

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