By John Cassidy in the New Yorker
So much for all the talk. The real question is: Will the White House and Republican leaders actually allow a potentially sensational set of hearings, with all the political risks that would entail, just weeks before the midterm elections in which they are already struggling mightily to attract women’s votes in key suburban districts?
Or will they decide to cut their losses and withdraw the Kavanaugh nomination? We’ll find out soon.