Democrats' total war against Kavanaugh proves they hate the Constitution

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Senate Democrats admitted it will be hard to defeat Kavanaugh with only 49 seats in their caucus, but their goal is to inflict as much political damage on the GOP as possible ahead of the November midterm elections.

While the two issues are closely linked, the change aligns with polling that shows healthcare is a major concern for swing-state voters ahead of November's congressional elections, with abortion rights more divisive. As many as four Democrats - including three with tough re-election fights, such as Sen. But they are playing a very weak hand now, and there is little reason to believe that the next hand they are dealt will be any better.

And given that the president who named him is facing legal scrutiny, the would-be justice's sweeping views about presidential immunity are highly relevant to whether he should be put in a position to adjudicate Trump's future. Kavanaugh has written about a need to free the executive branch from intrusive criminal investigations. With the Florida votes still undecided in December because of a state-mandated recount due to the razor-thin margin of the election results, Kavanaugh joined Bush's legal team, which was trying to stop the ballot recount in the state.

The confirmation marathon is expected to drag on for months, and no date has yet been set for hearings.

But that may be a tall order.

On Wednesday, the former press secretary for Hillary Clinton's 2016 campaign told ABC's Powerhouse Politics podcast hosts Jonathan Karl and Rick Klein that "there's more than a million pages of documents" from Kavanaugh's time working under President George W. Bush.

Kavanaugh, just 53, could serve on the high court for decades.

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On Tuesday, Fallon criticized Sen. It is customary for nominees to meet with senators, particularly the senior members of the Senate Judiciary Committee.

But: Jones sounded skeptical of Kavanaugh in an initial statement, saying he'll thoroughly vet Kavanaugh's background. Jones is already getting pressure from Republicans back home, including a potential challenger in Jones's 2020 reelection, to support Kavanaugh. If he gets a "no" vote from all Democrats, he loses seats. McConnell has a 51-49 Senate majority, narrowed further by the absence of ailing Sen. Democrats, eager to dig into everything Kavanaugh may have played a role in - or even seen - want every document they can get, a number Senate aides say is likely in the millions. Kavanaugh could be the needed fifth vote to overturn the 45-year precedents upholding a woman's right to an abortion.

Jenny Beth Martin, chairman of Tea Party Patriots Citizens Fund, said Kavanaugh "has a stellar record of as an originalist, and has proven to be a strong defender of the Second Amendment and freedom of speech and religion".

The case would then go to the Supreme Court. Susan Collins of ME and Lisa Murkowski of Alaska, to oppose any nominee who threatens the Roe v. Wade Supreme Court decision. Plus, Kavanaugh has a conservative record on abortion, but he has also testified to the Senate in the past that he would respect Roe. "In law school I learned that no person is above the law".

Before being arrested with a group of protesters, Williams called on Democrats to find the moral conviction to stand up to Trump and what Williams characterized as Trump's "extremely conservative Supreme Court nominee".

Starr spoke to the Gray Television Washington News Bureau about how he recruited Kavanaugh to his law firm over 20 years ago.

Trump on Monday announced Kavanaugh as his choice to replace retiring Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy. Cory Booker (N.J.) were "reeling" over Trump's pick.

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