Public Hearing Scheduled With Brett Kavanaugh and Dr. Christine Ford.
The announcement of the hearing comes just a day after Dr. Christine Blasey Ford came forward publicly with allegations that Kavanaugh sexually assaulted her in high school. buzzfeednews.com/amphtml/tarini…
‘One conspiracy site found a Facebook pornbot named Christine Ford that some users attacked as unqualified to be a professor, while others accused it of being an asset of the CIA’s long-defunct MK Ultra program.’ thebea.st/2pgQGek
Here it is...
This nominee may be stopped, but the alternatives are not pretty for Democrats.
The important thing is to get this investigated. There was a witness there, and that was this fellow Judge....I think it should be delayed.” @SenFeinstein
Here is the letter Dems sent to FBI and McGahn.
Trump’s statement that the FBI doesn’t want to investigate the Kavanaugh accusations is another blatant lie to the American public.
This change of excuse should seal the disqualification to Senate Republicans immediately. Currently they are locked in room strategizing situation.
His response, “Bring it!” was warranted in full.
when the lying man knows full well how to pronounce her name.
"a full investigation by law enforcement officials will ensure that the crucial facts and witnesses in this matter are assessed in a non-partisan manner, and that the Committee is fully informed before conducting any hearing or making any decisions."
— Democrat senators.
Senate Judiciary Committee Republicans were inside McConnell’s office today, made clear when walking out that they would vote as soon as next week if Ford doesn’t show up Monday.
Not supporting FBI investigation, as of now.
Her statement is posted above this tweet, in this thread. nbcnews.com/politics/supre…
Brett Kavanaugh, she was told, liked his female clerks to have a “certain look.” huffingtonpost.com/entry/yale-stu…
Dr. Christine Blasey told Senate Judiciary Committee she “would be prepared to testify next week,” so long as senators offer “terms that are fair and which ensure her safety,” according to an email her lawyers sent to committee staff members. nyti.ms/2Ns6pFR
Lawyer Ms. Katz has requested reschedule of Monday hearing date.
@SenateMajLdr Mitch McConnell avoids reporter questions, but says Dr. Christine Blasey Ford will testify next week , however NOT on Monday.
Ed Whelan, who is Trump’s behind the scene operative on Kavanaugh, has asserted that well-qualified conservative attorneys are more likely to be male. amp.slate.com/news-and-polit…
Kavanaugh & Republicans privately discussing a defense that wouldn’t question an incident involving Ford happened, but instead would raise doubts that the attacker was Kavanaugh, according to source knowing the discussions. washingtonpost.com/amphtml/politi…
She is opposed to senate republicans hiring a outside female counsel to do the questioning.
No agreement to conditions as of now, however next Thursday looks to be agreed date of testimony.
“I knew them both, and socialized with Chris Garrett. I even visited Chris Garrett when he was in the hospital. There is zero chance that I would confuse them.”
Throwing it all against the wall. apne.ws/7mwbHem
JUST IN: Judiciary Cmte. Republican senator tells @NBCNews that a counter-offer has been made to Dr. Ford:
- Hearing would be Wednesday
- Ford would testify first, then Kavanaugh
- They would be only 2 witnesses called
- Cmte. would pick lawyer for questioning
CRC Public Relations, a powerhouse conservative firm, guided Ed Whelan on a bad Twitter adventure.
The same firm that botched the John Kerry ‘swift boat veterans’ attack ads back in 2004. politico.com/story/2018/09/…
He resigned from his legal partnership today, due to their objections over joining Ford and Katz.
He is also the lawyer representing Andrew McCabe in his case.
“Her mind-set was, ‘I’ve got this terrible secret. . . . What am I going to do with this secret?’ ” her husband recalled. wapo.st/2OKZmVc
Kavanaugh has calendars from the summer of 1982 that he plans to hand over to the Senate Judiciary Committee that do not show a party consistent with the description told by Ford, according to someone working for his confirmation. nyti.ms/2PUixfs
Senate Democrats Investigate a New Allegation of Sexual Misconduct, from the Supreme Court Nominee Brett Kavanaugh’s College Years.
They are lying to you Republican ladies.
They are steering your life into submission.
They are hoodwinking your mind and your reason.
— @ChuckGrassley states.