Trump said at a rally alongside Tester's opponent, state Auditor Matt Rosendale, that Tester "will never drain the swamp because he happens to live in the swamp".
Democrats hope to ride a wave of anger among liberals toward Trump to take back control of at least the House, while Republicans aim to keep control of the House and the Senate, partly to protect the president from possible impeachment proceedings and congressional investigations. "I think their reporters should go and investigate who he is". According to the poll, 49% of Americans said they support his impeachment, compared with 46% who oppose. "I have my judgment about this President", she said. Jon Tester, who is up for re-election this year, for releasing allegations that derailed the nomination of Rear Adm. Ronny Jackson, Trump's onetime personal White House physician, who was considered for veterans affairs secretary.
Democrats question whether the Kavanaugh vote will resonate in the race to unseat Tester, the Big Sandy farmer who has emphasized his independence and willingness to cross the partisan aisle to work with the president, who carried Montana by 20 percentage points two years ago. " 'Impeach Trump.' Maxine Waters: 'We will impeach him.' 'But he didn't do anything wrong.' 'It doesn't matter".
"We doubt that capital markets would collapse if President Trump's administration was endangered either electorally or indeed legally", William Hobbs wrote. Trump said, warning against the idea. Instead of focusing on Trump's impeachment, the Democratic Party is "talking about pocketbook issues", Brazile suggested.
Trump sought to elevate Kavanaugh's confirmation as a political litmus test for voters as he embraced a Republican challenger to Democratic Sen.
After this week's anonymous New York Times op-ed - purportedly penned by a senior Trump administration official who noted that removing the president via the 25th Amendment of the Constitution has been discussed - Democratic U.S. Sen.
Legendary journalist Bob Woodward has also published a book that offers a damaging window into Trump's presidency to date.
Montana has long voted Republican in presidential elections, but Trump proved even more popular than other recent Republican presidential nominees.
Trump promised during his 2016 campaign that he would save those programs. "Really, really unfair for the midterms", Trump told reporters travelling with him aboard Air Force One. The ad accuses Tester of misrepresenting himself to voters by claiming to be for gun rights but voting in favor of Supreme Court justices favored by gun-control advocates like Elena Kagan and Sonia Sotomayor while voting against Neil Gorsuch.