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Key swing vote Sen. Lisa Murkowski didn’t decide how to vote on Kavanaugh until she walked onto the Senate floor, says ‘he’s not the...

Republican Sen. Lisa Murkowski said she didn't decide to vote against advancing Brett Kavanaugh's Supreme Court nomination until she reached the Senate chambers on Friday.
Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh during a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing.

Opinion pages in some of the nation’s top publications reveal the deep divide on Brett Kavanaugh’s nomination to the Supreme Court

The Senate is only hours away from holding a crucial vote — here's what opinion writers had to say about Judge Brett Kavanaugh's nomination to the Supreme Court.
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Brett Kavanaugh admits he was ‘too emotional’ while defending himself against sexual misconduct allegations

Brett Kavanaugh published an opinion column in The Wall Street Journal on Thursday, hours before senators were set to begin voting on his confirmation to the Supreme Court. The column follows weeks of consternation over sexual misconduct claims leveled against him.
Amy Schumer joined other celebrities and citizens at a protest of Brett Kavanaugh's candidacy for the US Supreme Court.

‘Do you want to get arrested?’: Watch Amy Schumer get confronted by a cop at the Kavanaugh protest in Washington, DC

A video on Twitter shows Amy Schumer being asked if she wanted to get arrested at a protest of Brett Kavanaugh in DC Thursday — to which the comedian responded, "Yes." Other journalists have since reported that Schumer has been detained or arrested, though the accuracy of these reports is unclear.
Sen. Ben Sasse of Nebraska.

Republican Sen. Ben Sasse drops a bombshell on the debate over Brett Kavanaugh’s nomination to the Supreme Court

Republican Sen. Ben Sasse of Nebraska gave a speech on the Senate floor Wednesday night amid the debate over Brett Kavanaugh's nomination to the Supreme Court. Sasse said he asked President Donald Trump to nominate someone else: "I urged the president to nominate a woman."
Liz Swisher, one of Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh's former Yale University classmates, appears in an interview with CNN's Chris Cuomo, Friday, Sept. 28, 2018.

A Seattle medical doctor and former Yale classmate of Brett Kavanaugh says she doesn’t believe his testimony about his college drinking habits

Liz Swisher, a Seattle medical doctor and University of Washington professor who says she went to Yale with Brett Kavanaugh, described the Supreme Court nominee as a "sloppy drunk" during their college years and said she believes he lied to senators about his drinking habits of the time.
U.S. Sen. Jeff Flake (R-AZ) speaks to members of the media after a meeting in the office of Senate Majority Leader Sen. Mitch McConnell (R-KY) September 28, 2018 at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, DC.

Brett Kavanaugh’s Supreme Court confirmation looked all but certain — until one powerful GOP senator got cornered in an elevator

Brett Kavanaugh's Supreme Court nomination seemed certain on Friday morning. But after hours of discussion among Republicans and Democrats on the Senate Judiciary Committee, the day ended in compromise, with Kavanaugh's confirmation delayed, and a presidential order for a new FBI investigation.
CNN host Kate Bolduan, left, interviews Deborah Peters, middle, and Sandra Mendler on September 28, 2018.

‘I had tears running down my cheeks’: Christine Blasey Ford’s sisters commend her decision to testify in Kavanaugh hearing

"I can tell you I had tears running down my cheeks," Christine Blasey Ford's sister-in-law said. "It was so difficult to listen to, and I know a lot of people around the country felt the same way."
: U.S. President Donald Trump introduces U.S. Circuit Judge Brett M. Kavanaugh as his nominee to the United States Supreme Court during an event in the East Room of the White House July 9, 2018 in Washington, DC.

Trump asks FBI to reopen investigation into Brett Kavanaugh’s background amid Supreme Court confirmation fight

The move comes after the Senate Judiciary Committee voted to move consideration of Brett Kavanaugh's Supreme Court nomination to the full Senate. The additional FBI investigation is expected to last one week.

Here are all the sexual-misconduct allegations against Brett Kavanaugh

Christine Blasey Ford and two other identified women have accused the Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexual misconduct in high school and college. He has denied the allegations and is testifying before the Senate Judiciary Committee about them on Thursday.