Susan Collins slams anti-Kavanaugh activists for 'trying to buy votes'
10 October, 2018, 09:23 | Author: Mable Gonzales
"This is a classic quid-pro-quo as defined in our bribery laws", Collinssaid in the interview.
The Press Herald reports that Fugelsang's declaration has struck a chord with his followers who are following suit, including the owner of a Texas restaurant chain who said he is moving his seafood orders to neighboring New England states. It was very unfair to the judge, and now I can very nicely say, Justice Kavanaugh. She said ME needs "someone who's not entrenched in the old way of doing things".
"She said that Dr. Ford thinks that she was assaulted, which is even more insulting than saying that she gave a very credible account".
Protestor Valerie Walker says, "What Susan Collins is doing is affecting me and my house, people personally in their homes and so we've taken to coming to her house because she won't communicate with us, she won't meet with us". Strimling said he's is not.
"We're taking back Maine's Senate seat, and claiming it for someone who knows how to listen to her constituents", tweeted Mainers for Accountable Leadership, which organized protests at Collins' office.
But then, she heard Kavanaugh's rebuttal. Obama was considering nominating Rice to lead the State Department during his second term, but she withdrew her nomination after she became embroiled in the controversy over American deaths at a diplomatic compound in Benghazi, Libya.
According to lawyer Sandra Lundy, who lives in neighboring MA, she is not only boycotting the state - she is actively campaigning for others to join her. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Collins is a "top priority" when he was asked today if she could be targeted by Democrats in 2020.
The former Obama aide's connection to ME has already emerged as a central issue. Susan Collins (R-Maine, shown above left) defending her vote for the nominee, which outraged Sen.
"I mean, that is so devastating, and I think he reacted with anger and anguish as a father of two young girls, a 10-year-old and a 13-year-old", the Maine Republican said.
Diane Russell, a Democratic activist, said Collins voted to "betray ME women and ME survivors" by ignoring their stories.
Rice also said her family "goes back generations" in ME and that she's owned a home in the state for the last 20 years. Rice's grandfather, David Augustus Dickson, worked as a shipper, porter and janitor. Rice received an honorary degree form the Bowdoin College this year.
Of those Republicans who voted in his favor, Fallon concluded, "this will be a career-defining decision they will never live down".
Upon her arrival in her home state, the newspaper reported, "Police escorted her off the flight separate from other passengers after it landed at Bangor International Airport, avoiding about 20 protesters at the airport terminal".
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Reflecting on the stalemate, Robertson added: "We started well". 'We aim to improve every game and we want to win every game. Klopp's liverpool looked nervous throughout the game, with Salah, Mane and Firmino all off the pace.
Stevens served on the court for 35 years and retired in 2010 after having been nominated by former president Gerald Ford . Brenner agreed with Stevens that Kavanaugh's "demeanor" was not befitting of a Supreme Court justice.
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Final Senate vote on Kavanaugh nomination
Justice Anthony Kennedy, who Kavanaugh will replace, retired this year after decades of being a swing vote on the court. Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Kentucky sat directly in front of Collins and pivoted his seat around to face her .