"What their plans are down the road is their business, but you know this is an opportunity for them both to raise their profile, but also really help win this issue for Democrats, which is important both substantively and politically", said Brad Woodhouse, campaign director of Protect Our Care, which is fighting the Kavanaugh nomination.
At the announcement, Kavanaugh stood with his wife and two daughters and said he was "humbled" by the nomination.
He talked about how his mother teaching in Washington D.C. public schools taught him the importance of equality and diversity.
Graham has said he believes that Kavanaugh will be appointed and receive bipartisan support.
As a federal judge, he noted how he can hire three clerks a year, and that a lot of them have been women.
Kavanaugh even name dropped Justice Elena Kagan in his remarks. Kavanaugh, who is known to be a Nationals fan, declined to comment.
Vanita Gupta, president and CEO of The Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights, an umbrella coalition of more than 200 civil rights organisations in the U.S., likened Kavanaugh to Trump, a property tycoon, saying "he would protect the rights of the wealthy and powerful over the rights of all". He wrote that the best mechanism for checking a president's wrongdoing was through the impeachment process.
That hasn't stopped Trump and others from predicting more openings.
Le Barça travaille en secret sur le gros coup Hazard !
Neymar au Real? Non, assure la presse brésilienne. "La présence de Cristiano Ronaldo était un des freins à l'arrivée de Neymar ". Cela obligerait indirectement le champion de France à se séparer d'un de ses deux cracks, Neymar ou Kylian Mbappé .
Joaquin Phoenix confirmé dans la peau du Joker
Le tournage doit débuter en septembre prochain pour ce film qui devrait être séparé de l'univers des super-héros de DC au cinéma. C'est le réalisateur Todd Phillips qui portera à l'écran cette genèse, dont il cosigne également le script avec Scott Silver .
Robert Mueller reportedly is among those who believes a president can not be indicted when in office.
"This, of course, is another peculiarity of the Trump presidency: blockbuster news has a way of popping out of nowhere and dominating the conversation in ways that no one expected". And he speaks from experience: Kavanaugh clerked for Kenneth Starr, the special counsel who investigated President Bill Clinton. He was more empathetic to how a prosecution could interfere with presidential duties.
"Trump has been unequivocal that he intends to appoint a justice who will overturn Roe v wade", said Clarke.
It appears that if confirmed, Kavanaugh would be the least wealthy justice. So, moving the median to the right will shift the ideological position of the majority coalition on many cases.
If you're not sure how you feel about Kavanaugh and his record yet, that's okay!
Not a low-energy Bush staffer.
Kristen Clarke, president and executive director of the national Lawyers' Committee for Civil Rights Under Law, meanwhile accused the Trump administration of being relentless in its efforts to reverse civil rights legislations that afforded protection to women. But that didn't stop him from nominating Bush staffer Kavanaugh.
Leonard Leo, Vice President of the Federalist Society, has been called the puppeteer behind Trump's court choices, but that narrative overlooks the influence of McGahn, also a Federalist Society member.
Davidson College Associate Professor Andrew O'Geen is an expert on the dynamics of the Supreme Court, including the cooperative behavior of justices, the judicial review of federal laws and the dynamics of the Court's issue agenda.
Schumer is talking a good game on blocking Kavanaugh now. Republicans, meanwhile, hope centrist Democrats running for re-election in conservative-leaning states will back Kavanaugh.
Democrats, on the other hand have consistently argued that the electorate should have their say in the November midterms before a decision is made.
Before resuming the rescue Monday, officials said they hoped to free all the boys by the end of the day, according to ABC News . He said a medic and three SEALS in the cave, who've been looking after those trapped, will also come out.
The entire operation to get all 13 out of the cave could last 2-4 days, depending on weather and water conditions, said army Maj. Flooding cut off their escape and prevented rescuers from finding them for nearly 10 days.
Police officers took photographs of each other at the massive cave entrance, as pumps continued to suck out huge volumes of water. Thongchai Lertwilairatanapong, a public health inspector, said the boys lost an average of 2kg while they were trapped.
Even before the final rescues, tributes began for the courage of the boys and their ability to survive the ordeal. None in the third group - four boys and their 25-year-old coach - suffered hypothermia, according to Thongchai.
Talk about a rough way to lose - especially after the A's put up up four runs in the ninth to send the game to extra innings. The ball spun into fair territory, and catcher Jonathan Lucroy made a move to grab it and tag Bregman out.
But it is thought that Mbappe or England captain Harry Kane could yet rival Ronaldo by excelling in Sunday's World Cup final. For over 10 years, the Ballon d'Or has been a contest for two footballers namely Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi.
Jelena Ostapenko advanced to a second consecutive Wimbledon quarterfinal with a 7-6 (4), 6-0 victory over Aliaksandra Sasnovich. The great players find a way to win even when they are not playing their best but for once Federer could not do it.
Une fois n'est pas coutume, la Une du Figaro met aussi et bien évidemment à l'honneur les héros de l'équipe de France. Contre l'Uruguay, ils ont mis un but sur coup franc et un autre sur une erreur du gardien.
Il risque 10 ans de prison et une amende de 250.000 dollars, selon une copie de la plainte du FBI , déposée lundi et publiée en ligne.
Andriy Yarmolenko 'very happy' to make West Ham move
West Ham United have confirmed the signing of Ukrainian winger Andriy Yarmolenko from Borussia Dortmund . West Ham's joint-chairman David Sullivan says the club are determined to add more players this summer.
Twitter Reacts To Englands World Cup Loss
Tottenham Hotspur striker Harry Kane takes on a familiar opponent this week when England face Croatia in the World Cup semi-final. When they said this was an experimental tournament for a young England side, Southgate refused to swallow that.
Le conservateur Kavanaugh nommé à la Cour suprême
Le juge Kavanaugh, diplômé de Yale, a déjà travaillé à la Cour suprême pour le juge Anthony Kennedy qu'il va remplacer. Récemment, Brett Kavanaugh s'est opposé à ce qu'une adolescente entrée clandestinement aux Etats-Unis puisse avorter.
Trois morts découverts sur un voilier — La Rochelle
L'enquête s'oriente vers une consommation excessive d'alcool sur fond de jalousie amoureuse, a indiqué le parquet de La Rochelle. Les corps de deux hommes et une femme ont été retrouvés, mardi, sur un bateau du Vieux Port de la Rochelle (Charente-Maritime).
United Kingdom woman dies after exposure to nerve agent
Basu said the two "must have got a high dose" and police were seeking a "container" they are believed to have handled. This has been identified as the same type of nerve agent that contaminated both Yulia and Sergei Skripal.
Nurse accused of killing 20 elderly patients
Former colleagues said they were shocked to learn that Kuboki, who started working at the hospital in 2015, had been arrested. A former nurse in Japan may have killed dozens of patients by poisoning their intravenous drips, police have said.
England V. Croatia, Winner Will Play France
Rangers manager Gerrard - who featured in seven major tournaments for England but never went further than the quarter-finals - said: "I've been so pleased to watch the players perform".
Drug company's lawsuit could derail scheduled Nevada execution
A witness said Dozier used a sledgehammer to break Mr Greene's limbs so the corpse would fit in a plastic storage container. Scott Dozier was sentenced to die for the 2002 robbing, killing and dismembering of a 22 year old man in a Las Vegas motel.