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David Taintor

David Taintor is a news editor at Talking Points Memo. Previously, he worked at NBC News and Adweek. He's a native of Minnesota. Reach him at taintor@talkingpointsmemo.com.

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Fox News’ Laura Ingraham called Sen. Lisa Murkowski’s (R-AK) “no” vote to advance Brett Kavanaugh’s nomination to the Supreme Court to a full floor vote “disgraceful.” She said that she likes Alaska “a lot” and mulled whether it was the right time to run for Senate herself.

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Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh on Friday pledged to “continue to cooperate” with an investigation into his background. NBC News reported on a new statement from the judge:

“Throughout this process, I’ve been interviewed by the FBI. I’ve done a number of background checks and calls directly with the FBI and the Senate. And yesterday I answered questions under oath about every topic the senators and their counsel asked me. I have done everything they have requested and will continue to cooperate.”

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It's Lonely In The Minority

Now that they’re in the minority, this is the press corps covering House Republicans…