Democrats desperate as Senate moves to confirm Trump court pick

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Amy Coney Barrett is expected to be confirmed to the Supreme Court, just days before the election.
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US elections: Senate confirms Trump Supreme Court nominee despite Democrats' opposition
The US Senate voted 52-48 to confirm Trump nominee Amy Coney Barrett to the nation's highest court one week before the presidential elections.View on euronews

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Major political party in the United States
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Upper house of the United States Congress
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Highest court in the United States
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