If all goes according to Republicans' plans, the committee will vote later this month - nearly surely along straight party lines - to send his nomination to the full Senate in hopes of getting him on the court by the October 1 start of the 2018 term.
Until then, the tropical storm could cause unsafe storm surge, strong winds, and flash flooding along the Gulf Coast from the tip of Florida to eastern Texas. Police advised beach-goers to stay indoors. No cruise itinerary changes have been officially announced yet but as Gordon heads toward the Gulf coast this will likely change.
The National Hurricane Center said Gordon was weakening on a path into Arkansas after striking the coast at 113 km/h, just shy of hurricane strength, near Pascagoula, Mississippi. There is still a threat of isolated brief tornadoes as Gordon moves through, so make sure you continue to have ways of receiving severe weather warnings including weather radios and the WTOK weather app to name a few.
Circuit, supported a petition from the broadband industry for the full court to rehear the case that upheld the FCC's right to impose utility-style regulations on internet services. "As a general proposition, I understand the importance of the precedent set forth in Roe V. Wade", Kavanaugh replied, reciting the precedents established in Roe as well is in Planned Parenthood v.
Meanwhile, Tropical Storm Florence is in the Atlantic Ocean and is moving toward the west-northwest near 13 miles per hour. There is lingering tropical moisture that Gordon left behind, and as the day progresses and heats up after sunrise, it will create rain storms.
Officials have issued a hurricane warning for a broad area stretching from the mouth of the MS to the Alabama-Florida border. The storm is expected to reach hurricane strength when it hits the Gulf Coast, including coastal MS, by late Tuesday .