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Why Durbin sees Barrett nomination as a 'big problem'

Clip: 10/13/2020 | 6m 51s | Video has closed captioning.

Sen. Dick Durbin, D-Ill., is a member of the Senate Judiciary Committee, which is conducting Amy Coney Barrett’s Supreme Court confirmation hearing this week. On Tuesday, lawmakers questioned Barrett about her judicial philosophy and legal opinions of cases on gun ownership, health care and abortion, among other topics. Durbin joins Judy Woodruff to discuss what he learned from the session.

Aired: 10/13/20

Rating: NR

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