SUPREME COURT, SUPREME STAKES

MetroFocus | October 13, 2020

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s death immediately upended the election cycle as Republicans work quickly to confirm a new justice and Democrats prepare to oppose the President’s nominee- Amy Coney Barrett- to fill RBG’s seat. As Republicans on the Senate Judiciary Committee begin confirmation hearings on her nomination, Metrofocus host and visiting professor at Yale University Jack Ford and host Jenna Flanagan examine the hearings, the hearsay and what’s at stake for the nation.

Aired on October 13, 2020.