As it stands, Murkowski doesn’t appear likely to oppose Kavanaugh’s confirmation.
With Roe v. Wade in the forefront of the conversation about the Supreme Court, Alaska’s independent governor is stuck in the middle.
Here’s where Judge Brett Kavanaugh stands on key issues for Murkowski.
The moderate will be a key vote in the nomination of the new Supreme Court justice.
The flurry of ads from 2017 are likely coming back.
With the appointment opening the door to attacks on Roe v. Wade among other cases, Murkowski stands to be at the center of the fight.
“It’s ICE’s mission — we just perform the transportation,” explained one company executive.
Mattis praised Alaska’s strategic importance, talked up the Arctic and confirmed some details about migrant detention.
Sullivan called for more resources put toward U.S. immigration courts to more quickly prosecute cases of illegal immigration and process asylum-seekers.
“To blame previous administrations for a wrong committed today is not acceptable,” she wrote.