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Senate one step away from Barrett confirmation
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Pelosi on stimulus: 'we have to have strong bipartisanship'
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Senate panel approves Trump court pick over Dem boycott
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GOP running short on time to defend Senate majority
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Dow Plunges 411 Points
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Pelosi 'optimistic' on virus aid deal before election
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Thousands of women protest Barrett nomination
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How Will The S&P 500 React To The GOP Winning The Senate And The Presidency
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Twitter briefly restricts Trump campaign account
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Democrats object as Senate panel sets Barrett vote
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Democrats blast 'sham' Barrett hearings
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Judge Barrett Says She Will Not Be a 'Pawn' of Trump, Declines to Detail Legal Views
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Barrett dodges questions on abortion, gay marriage
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Barrett 'wept' with daughter over Floyd's death
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Barrett declines to comment on gay marriage ruling
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GOP, Dems draw battle lines at Barrett hearing
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'Long, contentious week' of Barrett hearing begins
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White House pushes for limited stimulus bill
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Dems ready to grill Trump's Supreme Court pick
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