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Day 4: We check-in on Kavanaugh’s confirmation hearing

WASHINGTON, DC - SEPTEMBER 6: Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh testifies before the Senate Judiciary Committee on the third day of his confirmation hearing on Capitol Hill September 6, 2018 in Washington, DC. Kavanaugh was nominated by President Donald Trump to fill the vacancy on the court left by retiring Associate Justice Anthony Kennedy. (Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images)
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Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh testifies before the Senate Judiciary Committee on the third day of his confirmation hearing on Capitol Hill September 6, 2018 in Washington, DC.

During a campaign rally in Montana Thursday, President Donald Trump painted Brett Kavanaugh's confirmation as a political litmus test for voters.

During a campaign rally in Montana Thursday, President Donald Trump painted Brett Kavanaugh's confirmation as a political litmus test for voters.

Today, the hearing continues, with the Senate Judiciary Committee expected to wind down its confirmation hearing for Kavanaugh. We check-in for an update.

With files from the Associated Press.

Guests:

Kay Steiger, Washington editor who covers Congress at Vox; she tweets

Lawrence Hurley, reporter covering the Supreme Court for Reuters; he tweets

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