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Protests and boycotts for Trump's Supreme Court pick

Activists dressed in Handmaid's Tale costumes rally in front of the Supreme Court to oppose the Supreme Court nomination of Judge Amy Coney Barrett in Washington, October 22, 2020. REUTERS/Ken Cedeno

Activists dressed in Handmaid's Tale costumes rally in front of the Supreme Court to oppose the Supreme Court nomination of Judge Amy Coney Barrett in Washington, October 22, 2020. REUTERS/Ken Cedeno

Activists dressed in Handmaid's Tale costumes rally in front of the Supreme Court to oppose the Supreme Court nomination of Judge Amy Coney Barrett in Washington, October 22, 2020. REUTERS/Ken Cedeno
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U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Lindsey Graham presides next to an image of people who've been helped by the Affordable Care Act (ACA) occupying the seat of Ranking Member Senator Dianne Feinstein, who along with fellow Democratic committee members boycotted the Senate Judiciary Committee meeting on the nomination of Judge Amy Coney Barrett to be an associate justice of the U.S. Supreme Court, on Capitol Hill in Washington, October 22, 2020. REUTERS/Hannah McKay/Pool

U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Lindsey Graham presides next to an image of people who've been helped by the Affordable Care Act (ACA) occupying the seat of Ranking Member Senator Dianne Feinstein, who along with fellow Democratic committee...more

U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Lindsey Graham presides next to an image of people who've been helped by the Affordable Care Act (ACA) occupying the seat of Ranking Member Senator Dianne Feinstein, who along with fellow Democratic committee members boycotted the Senate Judiciary Committee meeting on the nomination of Judge Amy Coney Barrett to be an associate justice of the U.S. Supreme Court, on Capitol Hill in Washington, October 22, 2020. REUTERS/Hannah McKay/Pool
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Images of people who've been helped by the Affordable Care Act occupy the seats of Democratic senators boycotting a Senate Judiciary Committee meeting on the nomination of Judge Amy Coney Barrett to be an associate justice of the U.S. Supreme Court on Capitol Hill in Washington, October 22, 2020. REUTERS/Hannah McKay/Pool

Images of people who've been helped by the Affordable Care Act occupy the seats of Democratic senators boycotting a Senate Judiciary Committee meeting on the nomination of Judge Amy Coney Barrett to be an associate justice of the U.S. Supreme Court...more

Images of people who've been helped by the Affordable Care Act occupy the seats of Democratic senators boycotting a Senate Judiciary Committee meeting on the nomination of Judge Amy Coney Barrett to be an associate justice of the U.S. Supreme Court on Capitol Hill in Washington, October 22, 2020. REUTERS/Hannah McKay/Pool
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An activist dressed in a Handmaid's Tale costume is carried off the premise during protests in front of the Dirksen Senate Office building where the Senate Judiciary Committee approved Amy Coney Barrett's Supreme Court nomination in Washington, October 22, 2020. REUTERS/Ken Cedeno

An activist dressed in a Handmaid's Tale costume is carried off the premise during protests in front of the Dirksen Senate Office building where the Senate Judiciary Committee approved Amy Coney Barrett's Supreme Court nomination in Washington,...more

An activist dressed in a Handmaid's Tale costume is carried off the premise during protests in front of the Dirksen Senate Office building where the Senate Judiciary Committee approved Amy Coney Barrett's Supreme Court nomination in Washington, October 22, 2020. REUTERS/Ken Cedeno
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A poster is placed in the seat of Sen. Chris Coons as Democratic Senators on the Senate Judiciary Committee boycott the committee vote on Amy Coney Barrett to serve as an associate justice on the Supreme Court of the United States during a Senate Judiciary Committee Executive Business meeting in Washington, October 22, 2020. Caroline Brehman/Pool via REUTERS

A poster is placed in the seat of Sen. Chris Coons as Democratic Senators on the Senate Judiciary Committee boycott the committee vote on Amy Coney Barrett to serve as an associate justice on the Supreme Court of the United States during a Senate...more

A poster is placed in the seat of Sen. Chris Coons as Democratic Senators on the Senate Judiciary Committee boycott the committee vote on Amy Coney Barrett to serve as an associate justice on the Supreme Court of the United States during a Senate Judiciary Committee Executive Business meeting in Washington, October 22, 2020. Caroline Brehman/Pool via REUTERS
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Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer and other Democratic leaders stand on the steps of the U.S. Capitol during a news conference after their boycott of the Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on the nomination of Judge Amy Coney Barrett to the U.S. Supreme Court in Washington, October 22, 2020. REUTERS/Ken Cedeno

Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer and other Democratic leaders stand on the steps of the U.S. Capitol during a news conference after their boycott of the Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on the nomination of Judge Amy Coney Barrett to the U.S....more

Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer and other Democratic leaders stand on the steps of the U.S. Capitol during a news conference after their boycott of the Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on the nomination of Judge Amy Coney Barrett to the U.S. Supreme Court in Washington, October 22, 2020. REUTERS/Ken Cedeno
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An activist dressed in Handmaid's Tale costume attends a rally to oppose the Supreme Court nomination of Amy Coney Barrett in Washington, October 22, 2020. REUTERS/Ken Cedeno

An activist dressed in Handmaid's Tale costume attends a rally to oppose the Supreme Court nomination of Amy Coney Barrett in Washington, October 22, 2020. REUTERS/Ken Cedeno

An activist dressed in Handmaid's Tale costume attends a rally to oppose the Supreme Court nomination of Amy Coney Barrett in Washington, October 22, 2020. REUTERS/Ken Cedeno
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Images of people who've been helped by the Affordable Care Act occupy the seats of Democratic senators boycotting a Senate Judiciary Committee meeting on the nomination of Judge Amy Coney Barrett to be an associate justice of the U.S. Supreme Court on Capitol Hill in Washington, October 22, 2020. REUTERS/Hannah McKay/Pool

Images of people who've been helped by the Affordable Care Act occupy the seats of Democratic senators boycotting a Senate Judiciary Committee meeting on the nomination of Judge Amy Coney Barrett to be an associate justice of the U.S. Supreme Court...more

Images of people who've been helped by the Affordable Care Act occupy the seats of Democratic senators boycotting a Senate Judiciary Committee meeting on the nomination of Judge Amy Coney Barrett to be an associate justice of the U.S. Supreme Court on Capitol Hill in Washington, October 22, 2020. REUTERS/Hannah McKay/Pool
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An activist dressed as a character from Margaret Atwood's "Handmaid's Tale" is detained during a rally outside Dirksen Senate Office to oppose the Supreme Court nomination of Judge Amy Coney Barrett, in Washington, October 22, 2020. REUTERS/Ken Cedeno

An activist dressed as a character from Margaret Atwood's "Handmaid's Tale" is detained during a rally outside Dirksen Senate Office to oppose the Supreme Court nomination of Judge Amy Coney Barrett, in Washington, October 22, 2020. REUTERS/Ken...more

An activist dressed as a character from Margaret Atwood's "Handmaid's Tale" is detained during a rally outside Dirksen Senate Office to oppose the Supreme Court nomination of Judge Amy Coney Barrett, in Washington, October 22, 2020. REUTERS/Ken Cedeno
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Sen. John Cornyn takes a cell phone video of the empty Democratic Senators' seats on the Senate Judiciary Committee as they boycott the committee vote on Amy Coney Barrett to serve as an associate justice on the Supreme Court of the United States during a Senate Judiciary Committee Executive Business meeting in Washington, October 22, 2020. Caroline Brehman/Pool via REUTERS

Sen. John Cornyn takes a cell phone video of the empty Democratic Senators' seats on the Senate Judiciary Committee as they boycott the committee vote on Amy Coney Barrett to serve as an associate justice on the Supreme Court of the United States...more

Sen. John Cornyn takes a cell phone video of the empty Democratic Senators' seats on the Senate Judiciary Committee as they boycott the committee vote on Amy Coney Barrett to serve as an associate justice on the Supreme Court of the United States during a Senate Judiciary Committee Executive Business meeting in Washington, October 22, 2020. Caroline Brehman/Pool via REUTERS
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Activists dressed in Handmaid's Tale costumes rally in front of the Supreme Court to oppose the Supreme Court nomination of Judge Amy Coney Barrett in Washington, October 22, 2020. REUTERS/Ken Cedeno

Activists dressed in Handmaid's Tale costumes rally in front of the Supreme Court to oppose the Supreme Court nomination of Judge Amy Coney Barrett in Washington, October 22, 2020. REUTERS/Ken Cedeno

Activists dressed in Handmaid's Tale costumes rally in front of the Supreme Court to oppose the Supreme Court nomination of Judge Amy Coney Barrett in Washington, October 22, 2020. REUTERS/Ken Cedeno
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Posters sit in the seats of Democratic Senators on the Senate Judiciary Committee as they boycott the committee vote on Amy Coney Barrett to serve as an associate justice on the Supreme Court of the United States during a Senate Judiciary Committee Executive Business meeting in Washington, October 22, 2020. Caroline Brehman/Pool via REUTERS

Posters sit in the seats of Democratic Senators on the Senate Judiciary Committee as they boycott the committee vote on Amy Coney Barrett to serve as an associate justice on the Supreme Court of the United States during a Senate Judiciary Committee...more

Posters sit in the seats of Democratic Senators on the Senate Judiciary Committee as they boycott the committee vote on Amy Coney Barrett to serve as an associate justice on the Supreme Court of the United States during a Senate Judiciary Committee Executive Business meeting in Washington, October 22, 2020. Caroline Brehman/Pool via REUTERS
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Activists dressed as characters from Margaret Atwood's "Handmaid's Tale" rally outside Dirksen Senate Office to oppose the Supreme Court nomination of Judge Amy Coney Barrett, in Washington, October 22, 2020. REUTERS/Ken Cedeno

Activists dressed as characters from Margaret Atwood's "Handmaid's Tale" rally outside Dirksen Senate Office to oppose the Supreme Court nomination of Judge Amy Coney Barrett, in Washington, October 22, 2020. REUTERS/Ken Cedeno

Activists dressed as characters from Margaret Atwood's "Handmaid's Tale" rally outside Dirksen Senate Office to oppose the Supreme Court nomination of Judge Amy Coney Barrett, in Washington, October 22, 2020. REUTERS/Ken Cedeno
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U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Lindsey Graham is seen presiding on a TV monitor between images of people who've been helped by the Affordable Care Act occupying the seats of Democratic committee members who boycotted the Senate Judiciary Committee meeting on the nomination of Judge Amy Coney Barrett to be an associate justice of the U.S. Supreme Court on Capitol Hill in Washington, October 22, 2020. REUTERS/Hannah McKay/Pool

U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Lindsey Graham is seen presiding on a TV monitor between images of people who've been helped by the Affordable Care Act occupying the seats of Democratic committee members who boycotted the Senate Judiciary...more

U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Lindsey Graham is seen presiding on a TV monitor between images of people who've been helped by the Affordable Care Act occupying the seats of Democratic committee members who boycotted the Senate Judiciary Committee meeting on the nomination of Judge Amy Coney Barrett to be an associate justice of the U.S. Supreme Court on Capitol Hill in Washington, October 22, 2020. REUTERS/Hannah McKay/Pool
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An activist dressed as a character from Margaret Atwood's "Handmaid's Tale" is detained during a rally outside the Dirksen Senate Office to oppose the Supreme Court nomination of Judge Amy Coney Barrett, in Washington, October 22, 2020. REUTERS/Ken Cedeno

An activist dressed as a character from Margaret Atwood's "Handmaid's Tale" is detained during a rally outside the Dirksen Senate Office to oppose the Supreme Court nomination of Judge Amy Coney Barrett, in Washington, October 22, 2020. REUTERS/Ken...more

An activist dressed as a character from Margaret Atwood's "Handmaid's Tale" is detained during a rally outside the Dirksen Senate Office to oppose the Supreme Court nomination of Judge Amy Coney Barrett, in Washington, October 22, 2020. REUTERS/Ken Cedeno
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Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Lindsey Graham arrives next to U.S. Senator Mike Lee for a Senate Judiciary Committee meeting on the nomination of Judge Amy Coney Barrett to be an associate justice of the U.S. Supreme Court on Capitol Hill in Washington, October 22, 2020. REUTERS/Hannah McKay/Pool

Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Lindsey Graham arrives next to U.S. Senator Mike Lee for a Senate Judiciary Committee meeting on the nomination of Judge Amy Coney Barrett to be an associate justice of the U.S. Supreme Court on Capitol Hill in...more

Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Lindsey Graham arrives next to U.S. Senator Mike Lee for a Senate Judiciary Committee meeting on the nomination of Judge Amy Coney Barrett to be an associate justice of the U.S. Supreme Court on Capitol Hill in Washington, October 22, 2020. REUTERS/Hannah McKay/Pool
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An activist dressed as a character from Margaret Atwood's "Handmaid's Tale" is detained during a rally outside Dirksen Senate Office to oppose the Supreme Court nomination of Judge Amy Coney Barrett, in Washington, October 22, 2020. REUTERS/Ken Cedeno

An activist dressed as a character from Margaret Atwood's "Handmaid's Tale" is detained during a rally outside Dirksen Senate Office to oppose the Supreme Court nomination of Judge Amy Coney Barrett, in Washington, October 22, 2020. REUTERS/Ken...more

An activist dressed as a character from Margaret Atwood's "Handmaid's Tale" is detained during a rally outside Dirksen Senate Office to oppose the Supreme Court nomination of Judge Amy Coney Barrett, in Washington, October 22, 2020. REUTERS/Ken Cedeno
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Activists dressed in Handmaids Tale costumes walk to the Dirksen Senate Office building where the Senate Judiciary Committee approved Amy Coney Barrett's Supreme Court nomination in Washington, October 22, 2020. REUTERS/Ken Cedeno

Activists dressed in Handmaids Tale costumes walk to the Dirksen Senate Office building where the Senate Judiciary Committee approved Amy Coney Barrett's Supreme Court nomination in Washington, October 22, 2020. REUTERS/Ken Cedeno

Activists dressed in Handmaids Tale costumes walk to the Dirksen Senate Office building where the Senate Judiciary Committee approved Amy Coney Barrett's Supreme Court nomination in Washington, October 22, 2020. REUTERS/Ken Cedeno
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