Wisconsin Democratic Sen. Tammy Baldwin comes out against Supreme Court nominee

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Kavanaugh incurred the debt by buying Nationals season tickets and postseason tickets for himself and his friends, White House spokesman Raj Shah told The Post.

"I look forward to meeting with Judge Kavanaugh to discuss his views on several issues such as protecting women's rights, guaranteeing access to health care for those with pre-existing conditions & protecting the right to vote, just to name a few", Nelson tweeted after Trump announced Kavanaugh as his pick Monday night.

The story goes on to state that filings show the ticket purchases were made at the end of 2016 and paid off early the next year. King also says calls to his office are overwhelmingly opposed to Kavanaugh.

Thus far, their attacks have shown little clear effect on Murkowski and Collins, who favor abortion rights and bucked their party's effort to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act past year. Judges aren't required to disclose this information.

Susan Collins of ME and Lisa Murkowski of Alaska - both considered swing votes in the Senate who could help Democrats with the majority against Kavanaugh.

Federal law requires only broad ranges for disclosure forms, and such filings include assets for spouses, so it is hard to pinpoint an exact financial snapshot for an individual. It reported that in 2016 the nominee had reported accrued debt of between $60,000 and $200,000. Their current mortgage is $865,000.

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Kavanaugh's financial disclosures are not all-inclusive and could be significantly lower than the actual value of his combined assets.

In the era before the Roe vs. Wade opinion from the Supreme Court legalized abortion throughout the nation, some women would use wire coat hangers in an attempt to abort their fetuses.

Nelson, who faces a tough re-election against Republican challenger Gov. Rick Scott, is expected to vote against Kavanaugh during the judge's Senate confirmation hearing.

President trump wants Kavanaugh confirmed by the time the court begins it's new term in October. That, the Washington Post reports, puts him "at the bottom of the financial ranking of justices, most of whom list well over $1 million in assets". Associate justices on the Supreme Court make $255,300, while Chief Justice John Roberts draws a $267,000 salary.

- "Purchasing season tickets to watch the chronically disappointing Washington Nationals play baseball in their charmless stadium year after year", Deadspin deadpanned "is a troubling sign of poor judgment".

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