Takeaways from Day 3 of the Amy Coney Barrett confirmation hearings – CNN

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Gretchen Whitmer.”},{“title”:”CNN’s John Avlon: This stuff makes Joseph McCarthy look restrained”,”duration”:”03:18″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”https://www.cnn.com/”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/politics/2020/10/14/trump-communism-florida-vote-reality-check-avlon-newday-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”politics/2020/10/14/trump-communism-florida-vote-reality-check-avlon-newday-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/201014085632-trump-communism-florida-vote-reality-check-avlon-newday-vpx-00000000-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/politics/2020/10/14/trump-communism-florida-vote-reality-check-avlon-newday-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/this-week-in-politics/”,”description”:”CNN’s u003ca href=”https://www.cnn.com/profiles/john-avlon-profie” target=”_blank”>John Avlonu003c/a> examines President Donald Trump’s political strategy in Florida as he targets Hispanic voters after losing support from the state’s senior citizens.”,”descriptionText”:”CNN’s u003ca href=”https://www.cnn.com/profiles/john-avlon-profie” target=”_blank”>John Avlonu003c/a> examines President Donald Trump’s political strategy in Florida as he targets Hispanic voters after losing support from the state’s senior citizens.”},{“title”:”Florida’s senior voters weigh in on Trump vs. Biden”,”duration”:”03:39″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”http://www.cnn.com”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/politics/2020/10/14/florida-seniors-2020-vote-kaye-dnt-ac360-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”politics/2020/10/14/florida-seniors-2020-vote-kaye-dnt-ac360-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/201013211306-florida-voter-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/politics/2020/10/14/florida-seniors-2020-vote-kaye-dnt-ac360-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/this-week-in-politics/”,”description”:”CNN’s Randi Kaye speaks with Florida seniors about their vote in the upcoming 2020 presidential election.”,”descriptionText”:”CNN’s Randi Kaye speaks with Florida seniors about their vote in the upcoming 2020 presidential election.”},{“title”:”Early voters face long lines and equipment malfunctions”,”duration”:”03:15″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”https://www.cnn.com/”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/politics/2020/10/13/2020-election-early-voting-long-lines-equipment-malfunction-brown-dnt-tsr-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”politics/2020/10/13/2020-election-early-voting-long-lines-equipment-malfunction-brown-dnt-tsr-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/201013161515-gwinnet-county-long-lines-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/politics/2020/10/13/2020-election-early-voting-long-lines-equipment-malfunction-brown-dnt-tsr-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/this-week-in-politics/”,”description”:”Early voters in multiple states are facing long lines and equipment malfunctions as they try to cast their ballot for the 2020 election. 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