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Kavanaugh's long paper trail could decide confirmation fight

Clip: 07/10/2018 | 3m 58s | Video has closed captioning.

The fight over President Trump’s Supreme Court nominee began today. Brett Kavanaugh started his climb toward confirmation by meeting with the Senate's top Republican and the chairman of the Judiciary Committee. Democrats are mostly united in opposition, fearing he would overturn key precedents and insulate Trump against the Russia probe. Lisa Desjardins reports.

Aired: 07/10/18

Rating: NR

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