Hundreds of left-wing protesters stormed the Capitol Thursday just hours after the FBI released its seventh investigation of Brett Kavanaugh to the Senate Judiciary Committee; demanding the potential Supreme Court Justice withdraw his nomination.
The demonstrations from dozens of left-wing organizations throughout the country urged Senators to “Cancel Kavanaugh” as legislators geared-up for a highly-contentious vote as early as Saturday morning.
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“It feels like one of our last shots. This is the most we can do right now — drop everything and try to talk face to face,” said one activist. “We’re going to share our stories. We’re hoping to be able to appeal to them in some way to show how personal this is for their constituents, for everyone.”