Murkowski on Trump: I know Alaska 'better than he does'

Murkowski on Trump: I know Alaska 'better than he does'

In an Associated Press interview, McConnell took issue with President Donald Trump, who has said Alaska voters "will never forgive" Murkowski and that she'll "never recover" politically after bucking her party on Kavanaugh last week.

Chief Justice John Roberts said in a letter on Wednesday that he had transferred judicial misconduct complaints related to Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh to the Judicial Council of the 10th US Circuit Court of Appeals for further review.

Conservative radio talk show host Rush Limbaugh said Washington, D.C. maybe become "uninhabitable for a while" if the Democrats do not retake the House in November's midterm elections. "I'm proud that she's in the Republican conference".

Sixty-four percent (64%) of Republicans are Very Angry about the Senate's treatment of Kavanaugh, a view shared by 30% of Democrats and 34% of unaffiliated voters.

WASHINGTON (AP) - Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Wednesday that "nobody's going to beat" Republican Sen.

According to CNN's poll, Democrats' enthusiasm about their congressional vote has increased, with 62 percent saying they were extremely or very enthusiastic to vote, up seven points since September among Democrats and Democratic-leaning independents.

Two other women accused Kavanaugh of sexual misconduct dating to the 1980s. Lisa Murkowski (R-Alaska), a key swing vote, said she would oppose the Democratic measure, with her office noting that while short-term plans are "not ideal" she wants Alaskans to have options for cheaper coverage. Sen. He denied the allegations.

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The 15 complaints refer to Kavanaugh's behavior after Christine Blasey Ford made her allegations of sexual assault against Kavanaugh public.

McConnell believes Democrats' zeal to use a House majority to go after Trump could actually make it easier for him to get reelected, and cautioned them against overestimating the public's support of such actions.

In remarks on the Senate floor on Tuesday, Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer called the Trump administration's rule on short-term health care plans "fundamentally misguided policy".

And while Democrats lost the vote, they hope they've gained a message that will bolster their chances of winning Senate control in next month's elections.

Protesters continued to take a stand against Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh this week, but came in fewer numbers and were mocked online.

McConnell is also preparing for his own re-election in 2020 and, if he is successful, staying on as GOP leader.

The results suggest the electorate paid close attention to the Kavanaugh confirmation and didn't like what they saw, especially after three women claimed late in the 11th hour of his confirmation process that he sexually assaulted them during high school and college freshman drinking parties.

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