Former White House aide Sebastian Gorka penned an op-ed for the Hill. Photo: Alex Wong / Getty Images

Former White House aide Sebastian Gorka slammed Michael Wolff's new book, "Fire and Fury," in an op-ed for the Hill, and he revealed that he "had been told to also speak to him for his book."

Why it matters: Gorka's comment seems to confirm Wolff's claims that he had access to White House staffers while reporting for the book, though Gorka did not make clear who told him to cooperate with the author.

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Sen. Lisa Murkowski (R-Alaska) said Saturday that she'll vote to confirm Judge Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court on Monday, despite her opposition to the process that's recently transpired.

The big picture: Murkowski's decision leaves Sen. Susan Collins (R-Maine) as the only Republican expected to vote against Barrett.