"The one thing I've learned from John McCain above all else is that, in moments like this, you have to embrace your values," Graham said. "No more transactional interactions."
"As of now I don't really know and I don't know if anybody else does," said the Judiciary Committee chairman, who oversaw Kavanaugh's contentious confirmation hearings.
The way the Kavanaugh hearing was handled by some senators and the White House was evocative did at times look similar to that of early Soviet mock trials, according to a Russian Literature scholar in The Conversation.
Christine Blasely Ford said she had no political motivation for coming forward with claims that Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh sexually assaulted her in the 1980s when they were high school students in Maryland.
Hill also said her advice would be "to push the pause button" until a hearing can be put together that is "not biased by politics or men" — an apparent reference to the all-male Republican majority on the Senate Judiciary Committee.
Feinstein has come under fire by her opponents on Capitol Hill, who suggest she withheld potentially damaging information about Kavanaugh until after his confirmation hearings had wrapped in order to cripple has candidacy.
"I think Ted's got a competitive race by all indications," McConnell said, as he identified other competitive Senate races in this year's midterms. "We certainly expect to win Texas, but I think he does have a competitive race."
Sen. Cory Booker has questioned Brett Kavanaugh during his Supreme Court confirmation hearings about an email designated "committee confidential," a label that reportedly bars senators from discussing its contents in open session.
The confirmation hearings of Trump's Supreme Court nominee got off to a raucous start, with Democratic lawmakers calling for the hearings to be adjourned.
The opening minutes of the Senate Judiciary Committee hearing include a dramatic call from Democratic senators to adjourn as committee Chairman Chuck Grassley struggles to maintain order.
President's Donald Trump's leading outside judicial advisor informed Koch donors on Sunday that their wish of seeing the judicial courts packed with conservatives will likely come true.
President Trump defended his much-criticized performance at the Helsinki summit.
Numerous Republicans and Democrats in Congress have now called on the White House to immediately halt the policy, which critics have called inhumane and un-American.
Senate Republicans are trying to confirm President Donald Trump's nominees and fund the government.
Committees in the U.S. Senate and the House of Representatives voted to approve bills aimed at tightening oversight of foreign investment.
Trump previously joked about "phase two" while speaking to GOP lawmakers in February.
Texas Sen. John Cornyn says the speed at which Trump imposed tariffs suggests he didn't want to take a chance of being talked out of action.
Trump has strongly advocated supplying "firearms adept" teachers with guns to deter potential shooters.
The pre-deal discussions by CFIUS suggest Broadcom's plans may not be enough to sidestep a national security review that could threaten the deal.
U.S. President Donald Trump called on Mexico to do more to prevent violent illegal immigrants from El Salvador from entering the United States.