Kavanaugh to Get Senate Vote This Week, McConnell Says
Kavanaugh to Get Senate Vote This Week, McConnell Says
Brett Kavanaugh 'belligerent and aggressive' after 'heavy' drinking, ex-classmate says
02 October, 2018, 17:00
"We actually need to find out what we can find out". He was due later in the evening in Saint Anselm College to give another talk at the New Hampshire Institute of Politics.
The previously planned swing through New England drew added attention, however, after the retiring Arizona senator used his "leverage" on the Senate Judiciary Committee last Friday to force Republican leaders to agree to a one-week Federal Bureau of Investigation probe into "current and credible allegations" against Kavanaugh.
The White House has faced criticism by Democrats after NBC News reported that it had limited the scope of the FBI's probe, including by ordering not to interview Julie Swetnick, the third woman to accuse Kavanaugh of sexual misconduct.
"We certainly want the FBI to do a real investigation, and we are working to make sure that that happens", Flake said Monday in Boston at the Forbes Under 30 Summit.
Flake said the FBI investigation will lead to additional interviews and could reveal new information. But he also said Senate Republicans are determining the parameters of the investigation and "ultimately, they're making the judgment".
Organizers of the Boston event said they moved the location to City Hall after security concerns emerged about the original location.
If, on the other hand, he votes no on Kavanaugh, Flake may continue his role as a maverick - but a maverick in a party whose other federal officeholders are nearly all pasture ponies, tamed by and terrified of Trump.
In a separate report, NBC News obtained text messages that suggest Kavanaugh knew about forthcoming accusations from Deborah Ramirez - who accused him of sexual assault when they were both students at Yale - before Thursday's hearing with Palo Alto University professor Christine Blasey Ford, Kavanaugh's first accuser. He did say he didn't like "some of the more partisan references and tone" from Kavanaugh, including the judge challenging Sen. "Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn., said during an appearance of CBS" "Face the Nation".
The Democrats are doing irreparable harm in the name of their own political agenda and have made victims of Judge Kavanaugh and his family, Ms. Ford and all of us, the American people.
"No, not a chance", Mr. Flake said.
Kavanaugh has denied Ford's accusation, as well as those of two other women. Jeff Flake, who said he would support Kavanaugh's confirmation before shocking the Senate Judiciary Committee Friday by calling for the process to be slowed so the FBI could investigate.
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The tension in the Senate Judiciary Committee hearing room was nearly unbearable in the hours and minutes before Sen. Flake often appeared conflicted and pained as senators engaged in a contentious debate over the nomination.
Ford said she received a call from the office of Congresswoman Anna Eshoo in July after Kavanaugh was nominated to the top court. Ford also during her sworn testimony that she was "100 percent" certain that it was Kavanaugh who attacked her.
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The 18-year-old limit "allowed friends to legally purchase beer, and for him to drink at high school parties", Shah added. But bizarrely, a refrain of Kavanaugh's defense became repeated iterations of some version of "I like beer".
She said Qureshi's speech was made up of "fake allegations and fake facts" which can only make for a "fake vision". She said Qureshi's description of a "new Pakistan" was "cast in the mould of the old".
The storm is still expected to lessen to a tropical depression by Friday evening and should pass south of Cayman on Tuesday. Tropical Storm Kirk continues to move over the Lesser Antilles at wind speeds of near 50 miles per hour (85km/h).
The scene repeated itself throughout the day. "I think this was the wrong assignment at the wrong time for her", Romley said. Mitchell has helped train psychologists, medical professionals, forensic interviewers and detectives in sex-crimes issues.
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Kavanaugh accuser says he doesn’t belong on Supreme Court
He also slammed his Democratic opponents, accusing them of being "con artists" and destroying the 53-year-old judge's reputation. She said that she and Kavanaugh and a small group of other students were playing a drinking game and were both intoxicated.