Dem senators walk out of Judiciary Committee meeting, speak out against Kavanaugh vote


Following the Senate Judiciary Committee’s majority decision to move forward with a vote to advance Judge Brett Kavanaugh’s Supreme Court nomination, Democratic members of the committee walked out of the meeting in protest. During a news conference, Sens. Mazie Hirono, Kamala Harris, Richard Blumenthal and Sheldon Whitehouse spoke out against the process and Judge Kavanaugh’s “partisan” testimony.