Brian Fallon, a former top aide to Hillary Clinton and now Executive Director for Demand Justice, expressed his dismay over Kentucky Senate candidate Amy McGrath’s initial stance on whether or not she would have supported the nomination of Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh.
Progressive groups sent a letter to members of the House Committees on the Judiciary and Oversight and Reform on Thursday, calling on them to investigate the confirmation process of Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh, despite a panel of federal judges dismissing all 83 ethics complaints in December.
Brian Fallon, a former spokesman for Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D., N.Y.) and Hillary Clinton's 2016 campaign, said Senate Republicans will "pay dearly this November" if they continue to support Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh.
A former aide to Hillary Clinton expressed his disagreement with Sen. Chris Coons (D., Del.) on Thursday by saying it would have been better if "the witch had won," a reference to the senator's 2010 special election opponent.
Liberal activists have targeted Sen. Susan Collins (R., Maine) in an effort to pressure her to vote against President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, but she said their "threats" and attempts to "bully" will not influence her decision on whether to support the nominee.