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Schumer Calls For Halt Of Supreme Court Justice Hearings After GOP COVID-19 Outbreak

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Schumer Calls For Halt Of Supreme Court Justice Hearings After GOP COVID-19 Outbreak

Schumer Calls For Halt Of Supreme Court Justice Hearings After GOP COVID-19 Outbreak

Confirmation hearings for Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney-Barrett may be put on the back burner for the time being.

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer called for a halt of the proceedings after two Senate Judiciary Committee members tested positive for COVID-19.

GOP Senators Thom Tillis and Mike Lee said Friday they had tested positive for the virus after President Trump announced his diagnosis.


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