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Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh
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October 03, 2018 - 3:01 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Three wavering Republican senators lambasted President Donald Trump on Wednesday for mocking a woman who has claimed Brett Kavanaugh sexually assaulted her in the 1980s, underscoring the risks of assailing Kavanaugh's accusers as Senate support teeters for the Supreme Court...
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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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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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Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh
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September 30, 2018 - 2:41 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Senior Trump administration officials insisted Sunday that the White House is not "micromanaging" a new FBI background check of Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh and that senators are dictating the parameters of the investigation. President Donald Trump initially opposed such...
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Cherri Gregg (left) discusses the Kavanaugh hearings with Christa Hayburn (center), Larry Ceisler (right), and Linda Dale Hoffa via the phone.
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Flashpoint
September 30, 2018 - 9:48 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — This week on Flashpoint: Host and KYW community affairs reporter Cherri Gregg asks the burning questions about the impact of the confirmation hearings for Supreme Court justice nominee Brett Kavanaugh. On Thursday, the Senate Judiciary Committee heard testimony from...
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Supporters of Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh gather inside the Hart Senate Office Building on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018.
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September 29, 2018 - 6:51 pm
By Meg Kinnard, Associated Press COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — As the Senate is divided on President Donald Trump's Supreme Court pick, so too are women across the country. Female voices have echoed throughout the U.S. Senate this week demanding male senators justify their support for Brett Kavanaugh's U.S...
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Brett Kavanaugh
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September 29, 2018 - 3:29 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The FBI has contacted Deborah Ramirez, who's accused Brett Kavanaugh of sexual misconduct when he was a Yale student, as part of the bureau's investigation of the Supreme Court nominee. Ramirez's lawyer, John Clune, says agents want to interview her and she's agreed to cooperate...
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Andrew Kramer
September 29, 2018 - 9:32 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) - We learned Friday that the FBI will be investigating sexual assault allegations against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh . "This is not going to be a full FBI criminal investigation," retired Philadelphia FBI agent J.J. Klaver reiterated multiple times while...
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Brett Kavanaugh
Jack Gruber-USA TODAY
September 28, 2018 - 2:03 pm
By Eric Bradner, Manu Raju, Phil Mattingly and Dana Bash, CNN (CNN) -- Brett Kavanaugh's confirmation was suddenly thrown into doubt Friday after Republicans and the White House agreed to a one-week delay so that the FBI can investigate sexual assault allegations facing President Donald Trump's...
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