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    In Confirmation Hearing, Gorsuch Says He’d Rule Against Trump

    “No man is above the law.” So said Neil Gorsuch, would-be Supreme Court justice, as the Senate Judiciary Committee questioned him about whether he’d dare to rule against President Trump, should the need arise. In the second day of his confirmation hearings yesterday, Gorsuch distanced himself from the president in other ways, roundly denying that he had promised to overturn Roe v. Wade if given the opportunity. But Gorsuch also refused to admit his personal beliefs on issues like gun control. Hearings will continue today.

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