Kavanaugh Confirmation Vote Moves Forward Amidst Protests

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Members of U.S. Capitol Police put barricade in position in front of the U.S. Capitol October 4, 2018 in Washington, DC. Activists staged a rally to protest against Supreme Court associate justice nominee Brett Kavanaugh. (Alex Wong/Getty Images)

On Friday, the Senate held a preliminary vote on Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, only a day after reviewing the FBI’s supplemental report. Kavanaugh’s confirmation remains unclear, with three undecided Republican senators—Sen. Jeff Flake, R-Arizona, Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine, and Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska—and some Democrats said to be wavering. We’ll get the latest on the odds of Kavanaugh’s confirmation.

Guests:

Lorraine Woellert, White House reporter, Politico

Robert Barnes, Supreme Court reporter, The Washington Post

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