Brett Kavanaugh

Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, talks with reporters as he uses the escalator on Capitol Hill, Wednesday, Oct. 3, 2018 in Washington.
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October 04, 2018 - 7:40 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — A pair of undeclared Republican senators accepted a confidential new FBI report into sex-abuse allegations against Brett Kavanaugh Thursday as "thorough," bolstering GOP hopes for confirmation as the Senate plunged toward showdown votes on President Donald Trump's embattled...
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Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., left, and Senate Judiciary Committee Ranking Member Sen. Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif., arrive to speak to the media about the FBI report.
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October 04, 2018 - 10:47 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh (all times local): RELATED: Senate gets FBI Kavanaugh report, with initial vote Friday ___ 2:25 p.m. It's going to be a "no" vote on Brett Kavanaugh from North Dakota's Heidi Heitkamp, one of the few Democratic senators who'd...
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Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh
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October 03, 2018 - 3:06 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Lawyers for two women who accuse Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexual misconduct say they fear the FBI is not conducting a thorough investigation, as Republican leaders steer toward a decisive vote on the nomination this week. Attorneys for Christine Blasey Ford, who...
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Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh
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October 03, 2018 - 6:58 am
By Sophie Tatum, CNN (CNN) — In a letter written in 1983, Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh describes himself and his friends as "loud, obnoxious drunks with prolific pukers" — a stark contrast to the image Kavanaugh painted of himself during his testimony before the Senate last week. The...
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Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh
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October 02, 2018 - 3:30 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell accused Democrats on Tuesday of opening "the flood gates of mud and muck" against Brett Kavanaugh as Republicans sought to portray efforts to derail the Supreme Court nominee over accusations of sexual assault in the 1980s as "the politics of...
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Hundreds of protesters rally against the confirmation of Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh on Sept. 24, 2018. They protested for a #BelieveSurvivors Walkout against Kavanaugh, who has been accused by at least two women of sexual assault.
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David Madden
October 02, 2018 - 10:37 am
HAMDEN, Conn. (KYW Newsradio) — A new national poll suggests almost half of the country wants the U.S. Senate to reject Brett Kavanaugh’s nomination to the Supreme Court. The poll of more than 1,000 people, conducted by Quinnipiac University, shows a definitive shift in support for President Trump’...
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The White House
October 02, 2018 - 10:24 am
By Eric Tucker and Michael Balsamo, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House has given the FBI clearance to interview anyone it wants to by Friday in its investigation of sexual misconduct allegations against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh. The new guidance, described to The...
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Senators Camilla Harris (D-California), Richard Blumenthal (D-Connecticut), Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY) and Mazie Hirono (D-Hawaii) address protesters gathered at the U.S. Supreme Court ahead of a Senate Judiciary Committee vote on Brett Kavanaugh.
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October 02, 2018 - 9:52 am
By Lisa Mascaro and Darlene Superville, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Democrats are raising new questions about the truthfulness of Brett Kavanaugh's sworn testimony to the Senate, shifting tactics against President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee as they await the results of the FBI's...
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Sen. Jeff Flake
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October 01, 2018 - 9:02 pm
MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — The Republican senator who suddenly sits at the center of the explosive Supreme Court debate promised Monday to oppose President Donald Trump's nominee should an ongoing federal investigation determine he lied under oath. Arizona Sen. Jeff Flake, who holds extraordinary...
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Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh
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October 01, 2018 - 7:28 am
UPDATED: 12:42 p.m. By Darlene Superville and Michael Balsamo, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump said Monday he wants the FBI to do a "comprehensive" investigation into allegations of sexual misconduct by Brett Kavanaugh. But he also said he stands by his Supreme Court...
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