At least one ethics expert consulted by The Washington Postsaid that it may very well violate federal bribery statutes, which prohibit giving or offering anything of value to government officials in exchange for any acts or votes. Pro-choice activists have reportedly sent Collins, who is one of the very few pro-choice Republicans, about 3,000 coat hangers, a reference to the risky and potentially fatal illegal abortions women were forced to seek out or self-perform pre- Roe v. Wade.
"The people of ME want to be clear with you, Senator Collins", the Campaign by Barkan reads.
Most senators' votes for or against Kavanaugh are foregone conclusions, but the Senate's two openly pro-abortion Republicans, Collins of ME and Lisa Murkowski of Alaska, could potentially sink his nomination.
"The people of ME are asking you to be a hero, Senator Collins, " it noted, while warning that if she failed "to stand up for the people of ME and for Americans across the country, every dollar donated to this campaign will go to your eventual Democratic opponent in 2020". The president's popularity is declining in ME, and independent voters there, on whom Collins relies for re-election, are "wildly in love" with Sen. "She has to vote NO on Kavanaugh! That's going to make her seem a lot less independent", Lake told Huffpost. "She had one 25-year-old female staffer have somebody walk up to them and say they hope she is raped and impregnated".
But negative marks from Planned Parenthood could damage Collins and Murkowski, and the family planning provider is planning to "score" the Senate's vote on Kavanaugh. Kavanaugh's testimony did not appear to have cost him any support among Republicans, nor has it prodded two moderates in the caucus to declare how they will vote. Planned Parenthood only endorses politicians who have a 100 percent rating on choice issues, so the group hasn't endorsed Collins or Murkowski since 2010 and won't again. "If I vote for him, the money is given to my opponent for the 2020 race", she continued, emphasizing that, "this effort will not influence my vote at all".
The Phoenix Suns are hoping to climb out of the league's cellar and begin on the road to becoming a contender this season. Booker averaged 24.9 points, 4.7 assists and 4.5 rebounds in 54 games for the Suns in 2017-18.
Marcus Rashford , left, celebrates with Harry Kane after giving England the lead against Spain (Picture: Adam Davy/PA Wire). Rodrigo Moreno then took advantage of poor marking at a free-kick to score the victor from close range after 32 minutes.
Storm surge and hurricane watches may be issued Tuesday morning for portions of southeastern USA states, the NHC said. He also provided helpful pre- and post-storm tips to keep in mind to help keep you and your family safe.
And when Kyle Fuller had a chance to ice the game with an errant Rodgers throw right into his midsection, he dropped the ball. One by one, they all stopped by the winning quarterback's locker after a Sunday night filled with Aaron Rodgers' magic.
In August 2017, media reports said Trump asked top advisors about the potential for a United States invasion of Venezuela . Around the same time , he said publicly that he would not rule out a "military option" to end the chaos there.
Sunday's parade came just days after a high-level South Korean delegation had returned from a meeting with Kim in Pyongyang. The parade held in Kim Il-Sung Square focused more on conventional weapons instead, such as tanks and rocket launchers.
He added: 'There is nothing special and nothing criminal about it, I'm telling you'. "We'll see in the near future", he added. In July, Mr Rowley came across the poison, which had been concealed inside a perfume bottle and left in a charity bin.
The United States on July 6 began imposing a 25 percent tax on $34 billion in Chinese imports, including motor vehicles. Cook met with Trump last month, and complimented Apple's CEO for "investing big dollars in U.S.A".
A passenger waited for his flight, in December 2011, during a strike at Lyon-Saint Exupery airport, central France. There, the vehicle rammed through two glass doors at the airport's Terminal 1 to drive onto the runways, she said.
With a revamped accelerometer and gyroscope, Series 4 is "ideally suited" to identify both motions, Williams said. The dynamic watch faces interact with the display and include elements such as water, fire and vapor.
The rumored gold finish for the OLED models and the brightly color cases for the 6.1-inch LCD iPhone aren't present on the site. It has happened nearly every time Apple has introduced a new design: iPhone 4, iPhone 5, iPhone 6/6 Plus, and iPhone X .
She also played a 2017 interview clip of Cardi saying that "nothing was off limits", even when talking about people's children. Cardi reportedly ran up on Nicki at the annual Harper's Bazaar ICONS party and threw a shoe in her direction.
Ramos backed by ITF over 'regrettable' Serena rant
The umpires feel that Ramos was "thrown to the wolves for simply doing his job and was not willing to be abused for it". Belarusian player Victoria Azarenka, commenting on the coaching issue, said it bothers her to have inconsistent rules.
Apple annual launch event: Here is what to expect today
For example, Xiaomi recently launched the Redmi 6A at a starting price of Rs 5,999 and the device has Dual 4G support. Finally, the leak does mention dual-SIM iPhones , but we have no idea how much Apple will charge for those.
Trump tells Apple to move plants from China to US
FILE PHOTO: Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, U.S., September 7, 2018. It brought in about $6.1 billion in revenue a year ago , according to an estimate from analyst firm Bernstein.