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GOP Seeks to Pause Senate Work, but Not Barrett Hearings

VOA News Saturday, 3 October 2020
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell says judge's confirmation hearings will still begin October 12, even if Democrats agree to cancel regular Senate session to avoid further spread of COVID-19
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