Democrats appealed to the GOP’s few moderates, but only snagged Sen. Susan Collins.
Trump’s furious that Murkowski refused to fall in line on Kavanaugh.
The first post in a new TMS series. Furious with U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski’s opposition to Judge Brett Kavanaugh, over the weekend the Alaska Republican…
“You took your 1 percent of the ‘Advice and Consent’ role stated in Article II, Section 2 seriously,” writes Nick Tabaczka.
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…
As long as the investigation is “limited in time and scope.”
It’s not only important to the confirmation process, but an issue in the governor’s race where Democratic candidate Mark Begich has already staked out his opposition to the nominee.
Murkowski was one of a handful of Republican senators who called for a delay on the vote.