Senate confirms Donald Trump nominee Barett to Supreme Court
Tuesday, 27 October 2020 US President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nomination of Amy Coney Barrett has sailed through the Senate winning a life-time appointment and firming up the conservative hold on the bench.
She received 52 votes of the Republican Party senators on Monday, just eight days before the presidential election, with one defecting to the...
Amy Coney Barrett was confirmed to the Supreme Court late Monday by a deeply divided Senate, with Republicans overpowering Democrats to install President Donald Trump’s nominee days before the election and secure a likely conservative court majority for years to come. Katie Johnston reports.