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U.S. Senate confirms Kavanaugh to high court, with support of Cruz, Cornyn

Texas' senators joined a mostly party-line vote to confirm Kavanaugh, after one of the most contentious nominations in American history.

Judge Brett Kavanaugh swears in as he testifies in front of the Senate Judiciary Committee regarding sexual assault allegations, on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C., on September 27, 2018.
U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz heads to the U.S. Senate for the Senate confirmation vote on the Supreme Court nomination of Judge Brett Kavanaugh at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C., on Oct. 6, 2018.

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