Judge Amy Coney Barrett, US President Donald Trump's nominee to the Supreme Court, poses with Senator Mike Lee at the Capitol on Tuesday. Photo: AP Judge Amy Coney Barrett, US President Donald Trump's nominee to the Supreme Court, poses with Senator Mike Lee at the Capitol on Tuesday. Photo: AP
Judge Amy Coney Barrett, US President Donald Trump's nominee to the Supreme Court, poses with Senator Mike Lee at the Capitol on Tuesday. Photo: AP

Republicans push to confirm Supreme Court pick Amy Coney Barrett despite Trump’s coronavirus diagnosis

  • Democrats urge caution as full extent of lawmakers’ potential exposure from president’s Covid-19 infection remains unknown
  • Judiciary Committee lawmaker Mike Lee and University of Notre Dame president John Jenkins, who attended Barrett’s nomination event, have also tested positive

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Judge Amy Coney Barrett, US President Donald Trump's nominee to the Supreme Court, poses with Senator Mike Lee at the Capitol on Tuesday. Photo: AP Judge Amy Coney Barrett, US President Donald Trump's nominee to the Supreme Court, poses with Senator Mike Lee at the Capitol on Tuesday. Photo: AP
Judge Amy Coney Barrett, US President Donald Trump's nominee to the Supreme Court, poses with Senator Mike Lee at the Capitol on Tuesday. Photo: AP
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