Sanders claimed Acosta put his hands on a female intern.
The typically Republican states voted to pass something often thought of as decidedly Democratic.
A run-off would occur on Dec. 4 if Kemp's total dropped below 50% plus 1 vote.
The airline says the photo of the crew sleeping on the floor was staged.
The Dow Jones Industrial and S&P 500 were both up 2%, led by tech giants.
The acting attorney general has made recuse-worthy statements.
Sessions' chief of staff Matthew Whitaker will act as interim attorney general.
He's posted some eyebrow-raising tweets.
His Chief of Staff and vocal critic of the Russia investigation, Matthew G. Whitaker, has been appointed acting attorney general.