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President Trump nominated Judge Amy Coney Barrett to replace Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg. RBG told her granddaughter her “most fervent wish is that I will not be replaced until a new president is installed”. Ignoring her wishes, Barrett’s hearings are happening now and the KGO hosts have a lot to say about it. Listen below to hear Nikki Medoro, Mark Thompson, Pat Thurston, Chip Franklin and John Rothmann analyze Amy Coney Barrett’s SCOTUS hearings.
John Rothmann discusses the confirmation hearing of Judge Barrett. He asks how it is possible that she will not affirm the principle of a peaceful transition.
Nikki Medoro talks to ABC Correspondent Ines De La Cuetara about Amy Coney Barrett ability to avoid any incriminating statements during confirmation hearings.
Amy Coney Barrett faces questioning from Senators Lindsay Graham and Dianne Feinstein
Pat Thurston analyzes Amy Coney Barrett’s confirmation hearing.
Day 2 of Amy Coney Barrett’s Senate confirmation hearings.
Chip Franklin on Amy Coney Barrett
Chip explains “If a judge is to apply the law as “it is written,” then why do they call it an “opinion?’ Of course it matters that Barrett’s “opinions” violate the 1973 Roe V Wade decision and the law. She’s a theocrat. She’s nuts.”
Senator Kamala Harris cross examines Barrett at her Supreme Court nomination hearing.
ABC News Anchor Andy Field joins Chip Franklin to share what you will and won’t hear at confirmation hearings.
Chip talks to one caller about their opinion on why she’s troubled at the prospect of Barrett’s confirmation to the SCOTUS.
Mark Thomspon’s take on day 2 of ACB’s Supreme Court Nomination