"He says it should be deferred or that impeachment is the appropriate remedy", Collins said Thursday.
"Having seen first-hand how complex and hard that job is, I believe it vital that the President be able to focus on his never-ending tasks with as few distractions as possible", he wrote. Joe Manchin (D-W.Va.) when asked if Schumer can influence his vote...
The revelations come in an article at The Yale Daily News that reveals other details about Kavanaugh's life at the elite Ivy League university, including that he was "a big Redskins fan" and that he used to participate in scratch basketball games with friends.
LEO: One of the great things about Judge Kavanaugh and a number of the other finalists that President Trump considered is that their writings evidence a desire to keep politics out of the courts.
"I'm going to vote the way I'm going to vote regardless of what the leader says, ' Heitkamp insisted". Susan Collins of ME and Lisa Murkowski of Alaska, to oppose any nominee who threatens the Roe v. Wade Supreme Court decision.
Americans are split roughly in three on Trump's decision to nominate Kavanaugh: about a third approving, a third disapproving, and another third saying they're not sure. Tom Carper, said Monday he is against confirming Kavanaugh. "The record is just so extensive - 12 years on the bench, and the court which he serves on, the DC Circuit, is a very important court", said Starr.
With Republicans holding a 51-49 majority - and Sen. Capito said Kavanaugh is aware the road to confirmation is not easy.
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Murkowski said, "We've got some due diligence that we've got to do". "And if their votes put the president's choice on the court, it could hasten the move to the left by the party's aggressive activist core, while intensifying the clamor for new, more confrontational leadership".
Whether or not their opposition was predetermined, the Democratic leadership in the Senate is ready to stand beside the Women's March in the effort to block Kavanaugh. Tim Kaine, D-Va., Clinton's former running mate for tweeting, "Here's what I'm wondering about the #SCOTUSpick: Will Judge Kavanaugh respect rulings to uphold the ACA?"
But it could prove impossible for Schumer to persuade senators like Manchin, Heidi Heitkamp of North Dakota and Joe Donnelly of IN to vote against Kavanaugh, according to the website.
"Do you want to see the courts overturn Roe. Kiss my you know what", West Virginia's Sen.
Two moderate Republican senators whose votes will be crucial to his prospects, Susan Collins of ME and Lisa Murkowski of Alaska, both said they wanted to review his record carefully before making up their minds on whether to back him.
That could have been a nod to Senate Judiciary Democrats who said Tuesday that they want to review every piece of paper related to Kavanaugh's public service, including his work in the George W. Bush administration.