Hawley wants investigation of Democrats over Kavanaugh; Sen. Feinstein responds
Hawley wants investigation of Democrats over Kavanaugh; Sen. Feinstein responds
Sen. Lindsey Graham delivers remarks about Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh earlier this week
03 October, 2018, 16:40
Sens. Joe Manchin (D-WV), Heidi Heitkamp (D-ND), and Joe Donnelly (D-IN) are other red-state Democrats whose election bids might be impacted by the hearings and their votes on Kavanaugh. "That is a very, very hard standard".
Some Republicans and White House allies have suggested the allegations against Kavanaugh can be potent political fodder in the run-up to November 6, animating GOP voters who have so far lacked the same motivation to head to the polls as their Democratic counterparts. Challenger Josh Hawley (R) still holds a slight edge over Sen. Fortunately, Graham does not think that scenario will play out, and suggested that the Federal Bureau of Investigation will not discover anything to dissuade Sens.
Officials said Trump is seeking to boost Hyde-Smith as close as possible to the 50 percent threshold and lend momentum for a possible runoff.
The three-decade-old accusation facing Brett Kavanaugh is not only false, they argue, but an example of the #MeToo movement gone too far in its call to believe the women and not the men. Senators have asked that the background investigation be completed by Friday. They also have criticized Kavanaugh for his angry testimony about the allegations - which include being present at a gang rape - when he testified to the Senate Judiciary Committee on Thursday.
Trump's mocking remarks come amid a protracted and heated confirmation process for Kavanaugh.
Ford's lawyer Michael Bromwich called Trump's attack "vicious, vile and soulless".
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In a memo to Senate Republicans, Mitchell details nine main points she says raise questions about the credibility of Ford's account.
Mr Kavanaugh has denied Ms Ford's allegations. In fact, she spoke softly but emotionally and engaged thoroughly with her questioner. Ford identified Judge as a witness to the alleged assault.
His critics have expressed concern that he lied about his drinking habits. "There have been a lot of people over the previous year that have lied to Congress, and to me that would not be acceptable". "When Brett got drunk, he was often belligerent and aggressive", Ludington said.
"You could be somebody that was flawless their entire life and someone could accuse you of something", Trump said.
Chuck Schumer, the Senate Democratic leader from NY, said the Senate should be briefed by the Federal Bureau of Investigation at least 24 hours before an initial procedural vote on Mr Kavanaugh's nomination. For both the judge, and the nation, the stakes are high: If confirmed, Kavanaugh would replace retired Justice Anthony M. Kennedy, the swing vote on a deeply divided court. Mitchell's report cited this portion of the hearing as questionable, saying it was not clear that her attorneys ever responded to Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley's offer to send investigators to meet her in California to conduct her interview.
Cozzolino said he then got hit on the ear with a glass. "The trauma for a man who has never had any accusations", Trump said. Kavanaugh has denied claims of sexual misconduct by three different women - Ford , Deborah Ramirez and Julie Swetnick .
It's hard to take and we're sorry to the fans for what they saw. "I see different actions, but what you see is not really inside". I think individually, and as a team we were bad . 'I prefer the doctor to speak, but they are not in [the right] conditions'.
He said this process had become a national disgrace , with Democrats replacing advise and consent with search and destroy . Susan Collins of ME and Lisa Murkowski of Alaska, both supporters of abortion rights, have remained noncommittal.
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An employee packs a box at the Amazon.com Inc. fulfillment center in Robbinsville, New Jersey, U.S., on Thursday, June 7, 2018. Amazon says it will also lobby to have the federal minimum wage increased from its current $7.25 per hour.
Tom Cotton, R-Arkansas, on separate Sunday talk shows suggested Feinstein's office might have leaked a confidential letter by Dr. Graham was the first Republican senator to grab the microphone, late in the afternoon, as Judge Kavanaugh sat for questions.
After declaring he would cast his vote to move Kavanaugh forward, Flake was confronted by two protesters in an elevator . Pushing back on the Democratic attacks, Republicans said Kavanaugh had every right to be upset during the hearing.
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