1. McConnell has cleared a record number of judges.
2. Liberal base is outside their minds angry over those judges +Gorsuch.
3. With filibuster killed by H.Reid, Dems have no legislative options to stop Kavanaugh.
4. 👉Showy act of interrupting
But this was pure Vegas act to get the party activists off their back. It doesn’t hurt Republicans, it just prolongs the disappointment their base will feel. And will intensify anger when Kavanaugh clears.