Trump praises Kavanaugh’s performance, Flake to vote ‘Yea”

Trump praises Kavanaugh’s performance, Flake to vote ‘Yea”

Javier Manjarres
Javier Manjarres
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September 28, 2018

After Judge Kavanaugh and Dr. Christine Blasey Ford both testified before the Senate Judiciary Committee, it appears that Kavanaugh is going to get confirmed next Tuesday when the Senate convenes for a full vote.

Republican Senator Jeff Flake has just stated that after hearing both individuals testify, he was going to vote in favor of confirming Kavanaugh. Florida Senator Bill Nelson (D) tweeted that he would vote against the nomination.

Key moderate Senators, including Flake, held a closed-door meeting after the hearing, leaving many to speculate that Kavanaugh’s performance got him past the finish line.

President Trump posted his utmost support for Judge Brett Kavanaugh, acknowledging the judge’s “powerful, honest, and riveting” performance in defense of his reputation.

Trump added that the tactics Senate Democrats employed throughout the nomination process was nothing more than a “search and destroy strategy.”

The Senate Judiciary Committee is set to vote at 1:30pm Friday.

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Javier Manjarres

Javier Manjarres

Javier Manjarres is a nationally renowned award-winning political journalist. Diverse New Media, Corp. publishes Floridianpress.com, Hispolitica.com, shark-tank.com, and Texaspolitics.com He enjoys traveling, playing soccer, mixed martial arts, weight-lifting, swimming, and biking. Javier is also a political consultant and has also authored "BROWN PEOPLE," which is a book about Hispanic Politics. Learn more at www.brownpeople.org Email him at [email protected]