Romney defends Trump’s policies as ‘effective,' disputes he led 'never Trump' movement (The Hill)

Reince Priebus: 'Kavanaugh effect' helping to secure GOP control of the Senate (Washington Examiner)

Hillary Clinton Says Bill Clinton’s Affair With Monica Lewinsky Was Not An Abuse Of Power (HuffPost)

In Tennessee, a Democrat scrambles to turn out voters as polls show slide (Reuters)

Canada cannabis legalisation: ‘We know the world is watching’ (BBC News)

Sinema's past quip blasting Arizona as 'meth lab of democracy' roiling Senate race (Washington Times)

Ted Cruz: Beto O'Rourke 'unquestionably' testing the 2020 waters (Washington Examiner)

Trump praises McConnell for Kavanaugh confirmation, blasts Democrats at Kentucky rally (ABC News)

Americans Increasingly Predicting Trump 2020 Victory: CNN Poll (HuffPost)

‘Hyperbolic moment’: Stacey Abrams declines to endorse Eric Holder’s controversial ‘kick ’em’ comment (Washington Post)

Is Harvard fair? Historic affirmative action trial begins Monday (CNN)