Kavanaugh Confirmation Nearly Guaranteed After Collins, Manchin Express Support

Kavanaugh Confirmation Nearly Guaranteed After Collins, Manchin Express Support
Virtually guaranteeing Brett Kavanaugh will be confirmed to the Supreme Court, Senators Susan Collins, R-Maine, and Joe Manchin, D-W.V., announced their support for the federal appeals court judge’s nomination on Friday. A moderate Republican, Collins announced she would vote to confirm Kavanaugh in a highly anticipated speech on the Senate floor. With the announcement from Collins giving Republicans the 50... Read More

Susan Collins says she’ll vote yes on Kavanaugh’s nomination

Susan Collins says she’ll vote yes on Kavanaugh’s nomination
Maine Republican Susan Collins said Friday she’ll vote for Brett Kavanaugh’s Supreme Court nomination, making it almost certain the judge will be confirmed in a planned Saturday vote. With Sen. Collins’s announcement, and barring no late changes, Republicans have lined up 50 yes votes. Democratic Sen. Joe Manchin of West Virginia, who hasn’t announced his decision, could provide another vote... Read More