The just-completed FBI background check into Brett Kavanaugh seems to have made his situation even more complicated than it was before. Many people — including senators — are now worried that the Republican-guided FBI investigation was severely limited in scope. Because of this, it has not eliminated concerns about the judge’s fitness to serve on the Supreme Court.
A Big Blue Wave has been building all year in favor of Democrats. As Trump’s approval keeps dropping to historic lows, the chances of a Democratic takeover of the House of Representatives keeps rising. Last week several polls showed the blue party with double-digit leads in the generic congressional ballot. Experts were saying even the Senate was in play.
Democratic Senator Cory Booker of New Jersey is relishing his new role as antagonist of Republicans on the Senate Judiciary Committee during the Supreme Court hearings for Judge Brett Kavanaugh.
Democrats are not happy with Republicans, and they want someone to fight hard for their interests and their point of view. Along with Senator Kamala Harris of California, Booker has stepped up and is playing that role.