Ducking queries on Trump, Supreme Court nominee resumes U.S. Senate test
Thursday, 6 September 2018
Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh will face a final barrage of questions on Thursday in a multi-day U.S. Senate confirmation hearing, as Democrats press him on his independence from the man who nominated him, President Donald Trump.
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Brett Kavanaugh, President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee, embraced the importance of judicial independence on Wednesday during his U.S. Senate confirmation hearing but sidestepped questions from Democrats about whether a president possesses the power to pardon himself or must respond to a... ▶ Court pick vows independence, sidesteps questions 02:20
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