The GOP acquired a short-term W, however the repercussions will reverberate for years. Yesterday (Oct. 6), Brett Kavanaugh was confirmed to the Supreme Court, and he has already been sworn in.
Reports USA Today:
Brett Kavanaugh was sworn in because the 114th Supreme Court justice in a non-public ceremony Saturday simply hours after the Senate voted to substantiate him, solidifying conservative management of the best courtroom within the land for years to return and ending a bitter battle over his nomination.
The affirmation delivered a significant win to President Donald Trump, who defended his embattled nominee when sexual assault accusations had been leveled towards him. Kavanaugh has denied the accusations.
Trump, talking at a rally in Topeka, Kansas, known as it a “really historic night time” and a “large victory.” He added: “What he and his great household endured by the hands of Democrats is unthinkable.”
Kavanaugh was confirmed regardless of bitter protests, a suspect FBI investigation and repeatedly fibbing underneath oath and revealing a temperament not befitting of a decide.
Nevertheless, the Senate, with an additional sarcastic due to Susan Collins and her sell-out vote, confirmed the beer-loving decide to the lifetime gig.
Vote in November.