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September 25, 2018

Lisa Murkowski: This Isn't About Qualifications, It's About Believing Victims

Oh, is it?

She repeats every assumption of the hard left like a good little quisling.

From the NYT:

"We are now in a place where it’s not about whether or not Judge Kavanaugh is qualified," Ms. Murkowski, a key swing Republican vote, said in an extended interview in the Capitol Monday night. "It is about whether or not a woman who has been a victim at some point in her life is to be believed."

She assumes that this woman -- or just any woman generally -- who says she was a victim is a victim, and then says it's about whether or not to believe this victim.

Well, if you're calling her a victim, you've already decided to believe her, haven't you?

CNN's Manu Raju reports this:

I just asked Sen. Lisa Murkowski, key GOP swing vote, if there should be a full FBI investigation into allegations from Kavanaugh’s past. "It would sure clear up all the questions, wouldn’t it?" she said.

Meanwhile, she's among the people forcing Grassley to defer to Ford's every demand because she doesn't want to lose this very reluctant (evasive, even) witness' testimony due to an "arbitrary timeline."


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