Nicole Lafond

Nicole Lafond is a news writer for TPM based in New York City. She is also currently earning a master's degree in journalism from Columbia University and previously worked as an education reporter at The News-Gazette in Champaign, Ill. Follow her on Twitter @Nicole_Lafond.

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In a press conference held outside the Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on Thursday after four Democrats walked out in protest of the scheduling of a committee vote for the confirmation of Brett Kavanaugh, Sen. Kamala Harris (D-CA) called out Republicans for using their “raw power” to push through the confirmation without “integrity.”

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The Senate Judiciary Committee is expected to vote on the confirmation of Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh on Friday at 9:30 a.m. EST. Watch live below: