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Sen. Lisa Murkowski (R-AK) (L) and Sen. Susan Collins (R-ME) share an elevator as they head for the weekly Senate Republican policy luncheon at the U.S. Capitol October 02, 2018 in Washington, DC News
The "Fix Is In, Folks": Though She Admits Not Fully Reading It, Susan Collins Describes FBI Probe as "Very Thorough"
"I'd love [the senator] to explain how a 'very thorough investigation' didn't find time to interview the accuser, the accused, or dozens of corroborating witnesses."
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300 Impassioned Vigils Nationwide Offer Taste of Revolt to Come as McConnell Sets Final Kavanaugh Vote in Motion
"This movement is electric; we will prevail—and for damn sure we'll march to the polls."
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But theatrics aside, what we know now that we didn’t before Kavanaugh’s meltdown is this: At the very least — he’s temperamentally unsuited for the nation’s highest court. (Photo: Shutterstock) Views
The Mean Drunk and the Mendacity
I fear the Senate will conclude that boys will be boys — and sometimes sexual predators — but they can still grow up to be Supreme Court justices
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Protests against Brett Kavanaugh's Supreme Court nomination have erupted across the country in recent days. News
'Furious About Kavanaugh?' Here's the Detailed Plan to Fight Back and Defeat Trump's Nominee
" You have power. For the next four days, you have power. If all of us wield that power, we have a chance to win a fight with impossibly vast stakes."
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Hagen and Corleone, or Kavanaugh and McGahn? (Photo: The Godfather Wiki) Views
Will the FBI’s Kavanaugh Probe Be a White House Coverup?
If the FBI investigation is controlled by McGahn and limited to 4 or 5 witnesses, it is a cover-up and a sham
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With Final Vote Delayed, Grassroots Effort to 'Defeat Brett Kavanaugh Once and For All' Intensifies
"Kavanaugh is unfit for the court—any court. Grassroots groups will continue to ramp up pressure on all Republican senators to oppose Kavanaugh."
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Unhinged? Unlikely
Trump is a pathological liar and we now know that Kavanaugh has lied his way through his confirmation hearings for his federal judgeship and now for the Supreme Court
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Sen. Jeff Flake (R-Ariz.), during a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on Friday, demanded a one-week delay on a full chamber vote so the FBI can probe sexual assaul allegations against U.S. Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh. News
As Flake Demands One-Week Delay, Warnings That Key Senators Could Use FBI Probe as 'Political Cover' to Confirm Kavanaugh
"Of course there should be an FBI investigation," says Sen. Chris Murphy. "But whatever they find doesn't change the fact that Kavanaugh... is the most dangerous Supreme Court pick of our lifetime."
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Theresa Foley of Maine called on sexual assault survivors' and women's voices to be heard by Sen. Susan Collins (R-Maine) at a protest over Brett Kavanaugh's Supreme Court nomination on Friday. (Photo: Julia Conley/Common Dreams) News
"We're F*cking Fed Up!": This Survivor's Impromptu Speech Against Kavanaugh Outside Susan Collins' Office Says It All
"Every woman has met one of these Kavanaughs—in high school, in college, in business, it has affected all of our lives and you know what, we're fucking fed up with it!"
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In a statement on Thursday, NARAL Action—which is planning to hold a sit-in at Sen. Susan Collins' (R-Maine) office in Portland, Maine on Friday—declared, "Brett Kavanaugh is a sexual predator, which unquestionably disqualifies him from holding any office in government, let alone the highest court in the country." News
'Time to Fight': Emergency Mobilizations at Senate Offices Nationwide on Friday to Stop Kavanaugh
"Republicans are moving forward to confirm Brett Kavanaugh. They do not care about our pain. They do not care about our trauma."
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