Murkowski and Democratic Sen. Joe Manchin both crossed party lines on a vote that sets up Kavanaugh’s confirmation for a vote on Saturday.
Kavanaugh’s behavior has shown he doesn’t respect survivors of sexual assault and likely won’t be a fair judge.
Note: Apologies for not including any women on the trip in this post. We’re working on a story featuring some of the women that are…
Murkowski was one of a handful of Republican senators who called for a delay on the vote.
The Senate’s weighing whether to move ahead with a vote to advance Kavanaugh’s nomination after accusations that he sexually assaulted a woman.
Sullivan says he trusts Kavanaugh after the two worked together in the Bush White House.
Tough talk, but no action.
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.
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.