Mainers Oppose Kavanaugh, Support Pre-Existing Condition Protections & Roe v. Wade
August 21, 2018
Today, Senator Collins will meet with Trump’s Supreme Court nominee. Senator Collins’ constituents know that Brett Kavanaugh will be a threat to Americans’ health care and to women’s rights, and many of her constituents already oppose Senator Collins voting to confirm Kavanaugh. Will Senator Collins listen?
Mainers oppose Senator Collins voting to confirm Kavanaugh.
Nearly half of Senator Collins’ constituents think she should vote against Kavanaugh.
By a 16 point margin, Senator Collins’ constituents are less likely to vote for her if she votes to confirm Kavanaugh.
A majority of Mainers oppose overturning protections for people with pre-existing conditions.
A majority of Senator Collins’ constituents oppose Kavanaugh’s nomination after they learn he will support Trump’s lawsuit overturning protections for people with pre-existing conditions.
A large majority of Mainers want to see Roe v. Wade upheld.
68 percent of Senator Collins’ constituents want to see Roe v. Wade upheld, including nearly half of Republicans and 71 percent of independents.
A majority of Mainers want to see Kavanaugh’s records before the Senate votes on his nomination.
A majority of Senator Collins’ constituents say she should not vote on Kavanaugh’s nomination until there’s been a full review of Kavanaugh’s records.