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the kavanaugh hearings
Democrats Walk Out of Kavanaugh Hearing Room, Decrying It As Totally Ridiculous
“This is just totally ridiculous. What a railroad job.”
Democrats Come Out With Guns Blazing at Kavanaugh Hearing
Maybe Senate Democrats will roll over eventually, but they aren’t going quietly along with the Kavanaugh confirmation initially.
Trump Courts Appearance of Impropriety in Interviewing U.S. Attorney Candidates
He personally interviewed U.S. attorney candidates in jurisdictions where cases against him or his businesses might arise.
Trump Kicks Off His Vacation With Some Rage-Tweeting
Where’s John Kelly when you need him?
Senate Dems Looking for 3 Republicans Brave Enough to Help Them Get Russia Probe
By holding confirmation of a Comey successor hostage to an independent-inquiry demand.
There Was a Lot of Happy Talk on Day One of Neil Gorsuch’s Confirmation Hearings
But that’s about to end.
Trump Suggests His Supreme Court Pick Is Fine With Attacks on the Judiciary
Trump argues that Judge Gorsuch couldn’t have criticized him, because Richard Blumenthal didn’t really serve in Vietnam.
Train Nearly Takes Out Senator During Safety Press Conference
Accidents aren’t always the train’s fault.
Kardashians Back Out of Teen-Targeted Debit Card Bearing Their Names and Images
But hang on to this thing! It could be worth something one day.
Linda McMahon Down for the Count*
Richard Blumenthal defeats the former
Candidates Leverage Death-Penalty Support for Triple Murder to Win Votes
Three-quarters of registered voters support the death penalty for Steven Hayes.
Shrugs, Endorses Richard Blumenthal
They call him “charm-free” and say they were “troubled” by his misstatements on Vietnam, but ultimately concede that they have “larger concerns with the Republican, Linda McMahon.”
21 States Call for Village Voice Media to Shut Down Backpage.com’s Adult Services
But not everyone on Backpage.com has bad intentions.
Linda McMahon Victorious, Lamont Upset in Connecticut Primaries
Obama-backed Michael Bennet wins in Colorado.
Richard Blumenthal’s Own Staffer Calls Him a Liar
He was lying to me face to face.”
Congressman Mark Kirk Making Richard Blumenthal Look Like George Washington
The Senate candidate is out-Blumenthalling Blumenthal.
Richard Blumenthal Doing Just Fine
Voters don’t really care about the Vietnam stuff.
Joe Biden, in Declining to Pull a Blumenthal, Pulls a Biden
We were overdue for one of these.
Richard Blumenthal Is Sorry
The Democratic candidate for senator in Connecticut apologizes.
Richard Blumenthal Not a Deceptive Lying Scoundrel After All?
The New York ‘Times’ didn’t provide the full picture in its damning exposé earlier this week.
Richard Blumenthal’s ‘Good Friend’ Throws Him Under the Bus
A fellow Connecticut pol vents to the ‘Times.’
: Blumenthal Misrepresented His Vietnam Service
Senate hopeful received at least five military deferments.