On October 6, 2018, the Senate voted on President Trump’s nomination of Brett M. Kavanaugh to serve as Associate Justice on the U.S.

Supreme Court. The Senate confirmed his nomination by a vote of 50-48 (Roll Call Vote No. 223, 2nd Session, 115th Congress). Democrats –

1 yes, 46 no, 0 not voting; Republicans – 49 yes, 0 no, 1 present, 1 not voting; Independents – 0 yes, 2 no, 0 not voting. HRC opposed the nomination.