• 'I'm confident we're going to win': Republicans are now bullish about confirming Brett Kavanaugh very soon

    24 days ago - By Business Insider

    Republican leaders expressed confidence they will be able to confirm Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, who has been embroiled by allegations of sexual misconduct.
    A hearing is set for Thursday, where Kavanaugh will testify once again in an attempt to clear his name against accusations he sexually assaulted a teenage girl while he was in high school in the early 1980s.
    WASHINGTON - Republicans are bullish on their chances of confirming Judge Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court, signaling the vote will come soon after the Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on Thursday to feature...
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  • Mitch McConnell Might Keep the Senate Around Through the Weekend to Confirm Brett Kavanaugh

    Mitch McConnell Might Keep the Senate Around Through the Weekend to Confirm Brett Kavanaugh

    24 days ago - By Slate

    A new fear swept through the Capitol on Tuesday afternoon as Brett Kavanaugh's Supreme Court nomination sat in a holding pattern ahead of Thursday's hearing: The fear of weekend work.
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  • The Latest: McConnell confident on Kavanaugh confirmation

    25 days ago - By Boston Herald

    WASHINGTON - The Latest on the Supreme Court nomination of Brett Kavanaugh : 2:45 p.m. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell says he's confident Brett Kavanaugh will be confirmed to the Supreme Court. McConnell told reporters Tuesday the Senate is "moving forward" on the nomination. The GOP leader says he's "confident we're going win." Pressed if he had the 50 votes needed for Kavanaugh amid sexual assault allegations from the judge's time as a teenager, the Kentucky Republican indicated he did.
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  • Republicans reportedly set to vote on Kavanaugh confirmation over the weekend

    Republicans reportedly set to vote on Kavanaugh confirmation over the weekend

    25 days ago - By Think Progress

    Republican senators were told to be in D.C. this weekend to vote on Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh's confirmation, Sen. Bob Corker told reporters Tuesday.
    Following the GOP's weekly lunch, Corker told reporters the caucus was asked to remain in Washington to process the Kavanaugh nomination quickly. The Hill quoted a Senate GOP aide a short while later as saying the final Kavanaugh vote would likely happen next Tuesday.
    Senate GOP aide says final Kavanaugh vote would likely happen Tuesday but GOP leaders need to run time off procedural clock.
    - Alex Bolton September 25, 2018
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  • McConnell says Supreme Court nominee Kavanaugh will be confirmed

    25 days ago - By Reuters

    U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said on Tuesday he believed President Donald Trump's nominee to the Supreme Court, Brett Kavanaugh, will be confirmed to the lifetime position.
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  • Senate GOP leader McConnell: ‘I'm confident we're going to win' and confirm Kavanaugh to Supreme Court

    25 days ago - By The Seattle Times

    WASHINGTON - Senate GOP leader McConnell: ‘I'm confident we're going to win' and confirm Kavanaugh to Supreme Court.
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