The Senate Judiciary Committee voted largely along party lines Thursday to endorse plaintiffs lawyer John McConnell Jr. for the federal district court in Rhode Island.

Republican senators attacked McConnell as anti-business, picking up on intense criticism from the U.S. Chamber of Commerce and other business groups, while Democrats called those depictions cartoonish and touted support from McConnell’s home state.

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