POLITICO: Collins’ warmth brightens Kavanaugh’s prospects


Just hours before special counsel Robert Mueller landed a guilty verdict from Donald Trump’s onetime campaign chairman Paul Manafort, the Senate’s most important swing vote was quizzing the president’s Supreme Court nominee on presidential power.

…The campaign to press Collins to vote against Kavanaugh, led by Demand Justice, has focused on Roe v. Wade, which Kavanaugh has suggested is wrongly decided. In one ad, the group says that “a vote for Kavanaugh is a vote to overturn Roe.”

Read the full article here.