Barrett's confirmation and swearing-in means she'll likely be able to hear cases as early as next week, including a challenge to the Affordable Care Act that Democrats worry will upend the health care of millions.
88% See Barrett Confirmation as Likely Including 82% of Democrats
CONFIRMATION HEARING, DAY 2: Supreme Court nominee Judge Amy Coney Barrett will be grilled by senators, including Vice Presidential nominee Kamala Harris. Barrett will face tough questions on health care and abortion. ABC's Elizabeth Schulze reports.
The Supreme Court confirmation hearing for Judge Amy Coney Barrett begins today as Republicans look to secure a conservative majority on the court. Senators, including Democratic Vice Presidential nominee Kamala Harris, will question Barrett on abortion rights to healthcare.
Mike Espy and Cindy Hyde-Smith are sharing their takes on the hottest issues in Washington, including the confirmation of Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court.
Judge Amy Coney Barrett began meeting privately on Tuesday with top Republican senators including Mitch McConnell and Lindsey Graham as Republicans seek to speed her confirmation to the Supreme Court before the November 3 election.