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How Trump’s Team Conned Susan Collins

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Sources told Rolling Stone that Trump officials privately mocked pro-choice Sen. Susan Collins for her public support of Roe v Wade. A former top Trump aide told the outlet that the belief was that Collins would decide to vote "yes" on her own as long as she got the correct responses from Kavanaugh.
4 months ago·Washington, United States

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Trump officials ridiculed 'easy mark' Susan Collins as they tricked her into backing Kavanaugh: report

According to a report from Rolling Stone, officials in Donald Trump's administration conned Sen. Susan Collins (R-ME) into voting for current Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh while ridiculing her at the same time for being easy to manipulate with one going so far as to crassly mock her as a "ch...

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Trump officials privately mocked pro-choice Susan Collins for backing Brett Kavanaugh and called her a 'cheap date,' report says

Trump officials believed Maine's senior senator, Susan Collins, was easy to manipulate, per a Rolling Stone report.

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How Trump’s Team Conned Susan Collins

"When the Supreme Court’s draft decision to overturn Roe v. Wade leaked, Sen. Susan Collins said she was flabbergasted, deeply troubled, even shocked. After all, soon-to-be-Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh had promised her in 2018 that Roe was a matter of settled law — despite his deeply co

4 months ago·New York, United States
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How Trump's Team Conned Susan Collins Into Dooming Roe v. Wade

Trump officials privately mocked the Maine Republican in the run-up to Brett Kavanaugh’s confirmation hearing, predicting it’d be easy to get the pro-choice senator to vote for a seemingly anti-cho…

4 months ago·Los Angeles, United States
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Trump officials mocked Susan Collins after they tricked her into confirming Brett Kavanaugh: report

According to a report from Rolling Stone, officials in Donald Trump's administration conned Sen. Susan Collins (R-ME) into voting for current Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh while ridiculing her at the same time for being easy to manipulate with one going so far as to crassly mock her as a "ch

4 months ago·Washington, United States
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Trump officials ridiculed 'easy mark' Susan Collins as they tricked her into backing Kavanaugh: report | Raw Story

By Tom Boggioni According to a report from Rolling Stone, officials in Donald Trump's administrationconned Sen. Susan Collins (R-ME) into voting for current Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh while ridiculing her at the same time for being easy to manipulate with one going so far as to crassly mock her as a "cheap date." As the Rolling Stone's Asawin Suebsaeng and Adam Rawnsley report, Collins "was deliberately manipulated by Trump administrat

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