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  • September 15, 2019

    Impeaching a Supreme Court justice, explained

    It works just like impeaching a president.

  • November 8, 2018

    Christine Blasey Ford has a security detail because she still receives threats

    The Palo Alto University professor hasn’t been able to go back to work.

  • October 8, 2018

    Susan Collins’s 2020 challenger already has a $3 million campaign fund, thanks to Collins’s vote on Kavanaugh

    A crowdfunding campaign on Crowdpac is raising money from thousands of people to oppose Collins.

  • October 7, 2018

    Susan Collins says she doesn’t think Kavanaugh was Ford’s assailant

    After Brett Kavanaugh’s Supreme Court confirmation, more Republicans say they believe he didn’t assault Christine Blasey Ford.

  • October 7, 2018

    Christine Ford’s story isn’t over

    The cost of coming forward with her allegations against Brett Kavanaugh was enormous. But it won’t be in vain.

  • October 7, 2018

    Kavanaugh’s confirmation sets even higher Supreme Court stakes for 2020

    Kavanaugh’s confirmation battle will make the Supreme Court a pivotal issue in 2018 — and 2020.

  • October 7, 2018

    12 senators on what message Brett Kavanaugh’s confirmation sends to America’s women

    Several said not enough has changed since Anita Hill’s testimony in 1991.

  • October 6, 2018

    “Nothing unifies Republicans like the courts”: Republicans celebrate Kavanaugh confirmation

    President Donald Trump and Mitch McConnell are taking a victory lap on Brett Kavanaugh.

  • October 6, 2018

    The Supreme Court’s legitimacy crisis is here

    Brett Kavanaugh’s Senate confirmation will likely turn many Americans against the Court itself.

  • October 6, 2018

    8 takeaways from the knock-down, drag-out fight over Kavanaugh’s confirmation

    America will be forever changed after Kavanaugh’s divisive entry to the Court.

  • October 6, 2018

    Republicans don’t care what you think

    Republicans lost the argument, but they ultimately had the votes.

  • October 6, 2018

    It’s official: Kavanaugh is the least popular Supreme Court justice in modern history

    The incredibly narrow vote underscores how partisan his confirmation is.

  • October 6, 2018

    Grassley explains all-male, all-white Senate Republican judiciary panel: women don’t want to do the work

    The Senate Judiciary Committee chair later walked back the comments.

  • October 6, 2018

    “Susan Collins consents”: the Wall Street Journal’s real, terrible Kavanaugh headline

    It seems like a rape joke.

  • October 5, 2018

    Read the full transcript of Sen. Collins’s speech announcing she’ll vote to confirm Brett Kavanaugh

    "He has been an exemplary public servant, judge, teacher, coach, husband, and father."

  • October 5, 2018

    Collins was supposed to be different

    But in her speech announcing that she’d vote to confirm Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, she ended up sounding like Trump.

  • October 5, 2018

    Why Alaska Natives pushed Sen. Lisa Murkowski to say no to Brett Kavanaugh

    Hint: Sexual assault hits close to home.

  • October 5, 2018

    House Democrats are not finished with Kavanaugh

    If they take back the House, Democrats want to investigate whether Kavanaugh committed perjury.

  • October 5, 2018

    Here’s where the 5 crucial swing senators stand on Kavanaugh

    Lisa Murkowski has signaled her opposition, while Jeff Flake has said he plans to vote in favor.

  • October 5, 2018

    Sen. Joe Manchin announces he’ll vote for Brett Kavanaugh

    He’s expected to help Republicans reach the 51-vote threshold to confirm the nominee.

  • October 5, 2018

    Susan Collins will vote for Brett Kavanaugh, making his confirmation nearly certain

    The Maine Republican announced her decision in a Senate floor speech Friday.

  • October 5, 2018

    The FBI investigation of Kavanaugh was doomed from the start

    The investigation was inherently limited, setting it up to disappoint.

  • October 5, 2018

    Lisa Murkowski opposes advancing Kavanaugh’s nomination to a floor vote

    She was the only Republican to do so.

  • October 5, 2018

    Republican leaders want their colleagues to ignore the anti-Kavanaugh protesters

    "We’re not going to be intimidated."

  • October 5, 2018

    The Senate votes to move forward on Kavanaugh’s nomination

    This vote, which starts the countdown clock to the final vote, is a better indicator of who is a "no" than it is who is a "yes."

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