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Supreme Court / Barrett Confirmation Vote / White House Coronavirus #1265289

CNN Evening News for Monday, Oct 26, 2020
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(Studio: Anderson Cooper; Capitol Hill: Phil Mattingly) The cornerstone achievement for President Trump's administration with the 52-48 confirmation of Judge Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court so we have a 6-3 conservative majority with all Republicans except Senator Susan Collins voting "yes" discussed.

(Studio: Anderson Cooper; White House: Kaitlan Collins) The coming White House ceremonies swearing-in Barrett & whether it will set up with masks & social distancing with limited testing at the event discussed

(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with CNN's Dr. Leana Wen, Sanjay Gupta & John King about the Barrett White House event. [WEN - offers views on how the White House is a hotbed of coronavirus infection so the event is questionable, on Vice President Mike Pence being claimed as an "essential worker", on the changing definition of close contact, on whether Pence's campaigning is essential to the election remembering Democratic vice presidential nominee Kamala Harris did virtual events: the message from the White House is tough it out by defying the science, on the position of White House chief of staff Mark Meadows when the White House is promoting false choices.]

Cooper, Anderson;
Mattingly, Phil;
Collins, Kaitlan

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