Senate Judiciary Committee approves Amy Coney Barrett nomination to Supreme Court

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The Senate Judiciary Committee approved Judge Amy Coney Barrett's nomination to the Supreme Court, clearing the way for a full Senate vote just days before the presidential election. Nancy Cordes reports.
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Amy Coney Barrett

Associate Justice of the United States Supreme Court
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Highest court in the United States
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Upper house of the United States Congress
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