President Donald Trump's closest aides have taken extraordinary measures in the White House to try to stop what they saw as his most dangerous impulses, going so far as to swipe and hide papers from his desk so he wouldn't sign them, according to a new book from legendary journalist Bob Woodward.
As a result, Republicans are in their worst position to date in our U.S. House forecast: The Classic version of our model gives them only a 1 in 5 chance of holding onto the House.
We’re hearing ‘We’ve received thousands of documents.’ Let’s look a little closer. What we got includes event invitations like this, duplicated MORE THAN 44,000 TIMES. The American people need to see #JudgeKavanaugh’s full record. #WhatAreTheyHiding? pic.twitter.com/qx0LB3MzFj
— Sen. Patrick Leahy (@SenatorLeahy) September 4, 2018
"The period of devastation was so short, because so shortly after that, the responses — my wife and I started to read these responses from literally all over the world of support and so, fortunately, the shame part didn’t last very long," Owens said.