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Some Democrats might bail on Schumer’s fight to stop Kavanaugh confirmation: ‘Kiss my you-know-what’

Some Democrats may be bailing on Senate Minority Leader Sen. Chuck Schumer’s (D-N.Y.) plan to block Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, Politico reported.
Who are the Senators?
Schumer has promised to fight Kavanaugh’s nomination with “everything I’ve got,” but some members of his own party apparently don’t like that idea.
While Sen. Joe Manchin (D-W.Va.), Sen. Heidi Heitkamp (D-N.D.), and Sen. Joe Donnelly (D-Ind.) have not promised their support for Kavanaugh, they did say openly that Schumer would not be able to influence their votes. All three of these senators voted to confirm Neil Gorsuch, President Donald Trump’s first nominee to the high court.
“I’ll be 71 years old in August, you’re going to whip me? Kiss my you-know-what,” Manchin declared, referring to the idea that Schumer could pressure him to oppose the nominee, according to Politico.
Donnelly and Heitkamp made similar statements, albeit less forcefully.
“I’m going to vote the way I’m going to vote

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