Decisions Count, Patterns are Illustrative, and Values are Revealed.
To say that a lot of people are disappointed in Senators Flake and Collins would be a mild understatement. That is a fair call. People on one side of the Kavanaugh nomination got their hopes up and felt let down. But it should not have been a surprise. There are also issues here well beyond one supreme court nomination battle.
These two individuals have had their shining moments (Collins, for example was a key vote on the future of the Affordable Care Act).