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FULL EPISODE: A historic Supreme Court Showdown

09/29/2018 | 25m 39s Video has closed captioning.

One day after emotional testimonies from Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh and Dr. Christine Blasey Ford, an unexpected move by Senator Jeff Flake (R-AZ) pumps the brakes on the GOP’s plans to quickly confirm the judge. Flake shocked the nation and demanded a week-long delay to give the FBI time to investigate the accusations.

Aired: 09/29/18

Rating: NR

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