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Anti-Kavanaugh Protesters Freak Out on Capitol Hill, Local GOP Offices

A group of protesters against the confirmation of Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh were arrested by Capitol Hill police, prior to the Senate Judiciary Committee’s vote to send the Judge’s confirmation to the full Senate. n the Judge’s fate. 

WASHINGTON - JANUARY 22: Local pro-choice activist Lisa King holds a sign in front of the U.S. Supreme Court as a pro-life activist holds a rose nearby during the annual "March for Life" event January 22, 2009 in Washington, DC. The event was to mark the anniversary of the 1973 …

Sen. Collins: Supreme Court Pick Who Would Overrule Roe v. Wade Is Unacceptable

Sen. Susan Collins’ (R-ME) vote might be essential to confirming President Trump’s unnamed Supreme Court nominee. On Sunday, Collins told ABC’s This Week that a Supreme Court pick who had made clear that he would overrule Roe v. Wade would be unacceptable but that she would vote for someone who shows great respect for precedent because she thinks such a justice would regard Roe as “settled law.”

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GOP Sen Collins: It’s a ‘Mistake to Defund Planned Parenthood’

Sunday on ABC’s “This Week,” while discussing the American Health Care Act, Sen. Susan Collins (R-ME) said it would be “a mistake” to defund Planned Parenthood. Collins said, “That is an important issue to me because I don’t think that

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Obamacare Replacement Plan Primer

Republicans have proposed many plans to repeal and replace Obamacare. Here is a primer explaining the most important aspects of each plan.

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Sen. Susan Collins Confronts Democrats’ Hype on Obamacare

Sen. Susan Collins (R-ME) summed up the failures of Obamacare and highlighted the distortions of Democrats claiming the GOP’s plan to repeal President Obama’s healthcare law will be dangerous to millions of Americans who have gained perhaps nothing more than an insurance card on the exchanges.

Sen. Charles Schumer, D-N.Y., joined by, Sen. Chris Murphy, D-Conn., criticizes Republicans as allies of the gun lobby as Democratic senators call for gun control legislation in the wake of the mass shooting in an Orlando LGBT nightclub this week, Thursday, June 16, 2016, during a news conference on Capitol …

Sen. Schumer: I Salute Collins for Leading Fight for ‘Buck the NRA Bill’

The Democratic Senate Whip Sen. Charles Schumer (D.-N.Y.) told reporters that the most important thing about the No-Fly-No-Buy amendment proposed by Sen. Susan Collins (R.-Maine) is the opportunity to drive a wedge between the Republican Party and the National Rifle Association.

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Poll: Mitch McConnell Is The Most Unpopular U.S. Senator

The poll released by Morning Consult found that Mitch McConnell is the only senator that has a disapproval rating higher than 50 percent. McConnell has a 52 percent disapproval rating among Kentucky voters, while only 38 percent approve of his job performance.

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House Leaves for Recess With No Vote to Defund Planned Parenthood

The House is leaving for its summer recess until September 8 without voting on legislation to defund Planned Parenthood in the wake of the recent gruesome videos released of the abortion giant’s practice of harvesting the body parts of aborted babies for sale to biomedical companies.

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GOP Senators Help Democrats Advance Repeal of Ban on U.S. Funding of Organizations Providing Abortions Overseas

Though the Republican Party claims to be the “pro-life” party, Politico reported Kirk, Collins, and Murkowski slithered up to pro-abortion Democrats to approve an amendment to the State Department appropriations bill that would permanently lift the restriction on funding organizations that provide abortions – one that President Ronald Reagan’s administration put in place.