"The refusal of the Trump Administration to conduct a complete investigation of numerous sexual assault allegations against Judge Kavanaugh should have put an end to his nomination", he said.
Trump is expected to watch the vote play out from aboard Air Force One as he flies to Kansas.
If recent history with Neil Gorsuch is any indication, now that Kavanaugh's been confirmed. he could be sworn in as early as Monday.
Kavanaugh was due to be sworn in by Chief Justice John Roberts at a private Supreme Court ceremony later Saturday.
The confirmation means Trump has succeeded in having his two picks seated on the court -tilting it decidedly to the right in a major coup for the Republican leader less than halfway through his term.
U.S. Capitol Police arrest protesters from the steps of the Capitol in the hours ahead of a scheduled U.S. Senate vote on the confirmation of Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh in Washington, U.S. October 6, 2018. Pence, keeping an unaffected demeanor, repeatedly called on the Senate sergeant-at-arms to restore order.
Trump told reporters aboard the flight he is certain one of Kavanaugh's accusers, California professor Christine Blasey Ford, named the wrong person when she identified Kavanaugh as the man who assaulted her when the two were in high school.
A few hundred protesters are gathering outside the Capitol before the vote. "They have been seared into my memory, and have haunted me episodically as an adult".
All Blacks star's season over after fracturing neck
First, it was lock Scott Barrett grinding his way over after a series of drives to make it 30-25 with Mo'unga's conversion . The All Blacks came from 12 points down late to secure the win and the championship.
After Ford's allegations, Democrats and their allies became engaged as seldom before, though there were obvious echoes of Thomas' combative confirmation over the sexual harassment accusations of Anita Hill, who worked for him at two federal agencies.
His elevation to the Supreme Court also stands as a demoralizing defeat for Democrats who had battled hard to block the 53-year-old judge at all costs.
Ned Lamont, the Democratic candidate to replace Malloy, said the Senate vote sent the wrong message to victims of sexual assault and all Americans.
A townhouse near the Washington residence of Republican Senator Susan Collins, whose backing for Kavanaugh helped get him over the line on Saturday, flew the flag of her home state ME upside down in protest.
Kavanaugh's confirmation as a replacement for retiring justice Anthony Kennedy was controversial from the start - but the initial focus was exclusively on the conservative views held by the married father of two. This is his second confirmed nomination for the US Supreme Court. Republicans emerged confident that the FBI investigation into the allegations unearthed no new corroborating details.
The announcements Friday by Republican Susan Collins of ME and Democrat Joe Manchin of West Virginia came after weeks of shocking accusations, hardball politics and Capitol protests.
The scene unfolded Saturday afternoon as Kavanaugh was officially being placed on the nation's highest court. The move did not impact the overall outcome of the vote, but it allowed for the margin to be the same as it would have been if Daines had been there to participate and prevented a situation where Daines would have to fly back Saturday to cast a vote to ensure the result.
She nails the character and immediately re-energises a series that was in danger of disappearing into its own black hole. Where's It Playing?: Doctor Who swashbuckles its way through time and space Sundays at 8pm Eastern on BBC America .
When you're not using the 10-inch touch screen for calls, it displays images from Facebook, such as a shared album you choose. This marks Facebook's first physical product aside from the Oculus virtual reality headset which Facebook acquired in 2014.
The bad news is: People are falling for yet another copy/paste hoax on Facebook, a website with a long history of them. The message claims the sender has received a second friend request from you and warns you to check your account.
Witness the unveiling of the OnePlus 6T at KDJW Stadium (inside Indira Gandhi Stadium Complex) in New Delhi on October 30. It is also expected that OnePlus will be omitting the 3.5 mm audio port in favor of type-C headphones.
Romer resigned from the World Bank in January 2018 after raising questions about how the institution was ranking countries. The 62-year-old Romer meanwhile won for "integrating technological innovations into long-run macroeconomic analysis".
If the exit polls are confirmed, he will face Fernando Haddad from the left-wing Workers' Party in the second round on 28 October. Some voters - particularly women - wore "Not Him" slogans to polling stations, declaring their fierce opposition to Bolsonaro.
White said Nurmagomedov should've "pulled [McGregor] up from the ground and said, 'Hey, good fight, ' and got his belt. Those of you that have been to many events, you've never seen this many metro police officers in the building.
Image copyright Reuters Image caption The US First Lady's decision to wear a pith helmet on safari in Kenya has drawn criticism. She said the trip was "incredible" and wishes people would "focus on what I do, not on what I wear".
The tweet was widely viewed as a thinly-veiled threat to challenge Murkowski in her 2022 reelection campaign to the Senate. In an interview with the Washington Post , Trump said Murkowski will face political consequences for opposing Kavanaugh.
It seems that the update freed up a little too much hard drive space for some people, by way of deleting their documents. Many have reported that tons of files from their user directories like Music, Photos, Documents have gone missing.
Kavanaugh sex assault claims were 'all made up'
Kavanaugh's nomination seals a conservative majority on the nine-seat high court, possibly for decades to come. Trump said the ceremony would be "very special" and a "big night". "It unleashed something inside me".
Former Trump aide Hope Hicks to work at Fox company
A 22-year Fox News veteran and a loyal soldier to the late Roger Ailes , Shine had been with the organization since its launch. It's not unusual for communications executive, trained in the crucible of Washington, D.C., to land jobs in Hollywood.
Deadly natural disaster hits Haiti
The damage caused was worth an estimated 120 percent of GDP in Haiti, the poorest country in the western hemisphere. Impoverished Haiti, where many live in tenuous circumstances, is especially vulnerable to earthquakes .