Almost three decades after her own fearless testimony before the Senate Judiciary Committee during the confirmation hearings for U.S. Supreme Court nominee Clarence Thomas in 1991, Anita Hill on Tuesday spoke out about the allegations of sexual assault against Brett Kavanaugh and urged lawmakers not to repeat the mistakes that were made back then. When asked if Kavanaugh had offered to withdraw, Trump replied that was a "ridiculous question".
Mr Grassley had earlier stopped short of calling for a public hearing, or for delaying the committee's vote on Mr Kavanaugh which was originally planned for Thursday of this week. "Brett Kavanaugh and I were friends in high school but I do not recall the party described in Dr. Ford's letter", Judge said. "We want to get to the bottom of everything".
Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine, speaks to members of the media outside her office on Capitol Hill in Washington, Sept. 17, 2018.
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A group of women who attended Holton-Arms have begun to circulate a letter of support for Ford.
MSNBC on Tuesday aired footage of Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh joking about his teenage years at Georgetown Prep. They also plan to question Ford's credibility and point out that she did not tell anyone about the incident when it first happened.
Ford said in the interview with the newspaper that Kavanaugh threw her down on a bed, grinding his body against hers and trying to pull off her one-piece bathing suit and the clothing she was wearing over it. Ford said when she tried to scream, he put his hand over her mouth. "It doesn't look good in light of the sexual assault allegation Judge Kavanaugh is now facing". Kamala Harris (D-Calif.), who is on the committee, said she believes Ford is telling the truth, and emphasized that "the American public deserves to know the character of someone who will serve for his entire life on the highest court in our country".
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A Judiciary committee statement Sunday accused Democrats of hiding Ford's allegations until the eve of the committee vote.
Mitch McConnell said Ford will have "the opportunity to be heard".
The article also goes into great detail on the current state of the hearing, the potential testimony from Kavanaugh and Ford, and how Democrats and Republicans are handling the situation.
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If the Federal Bureau of Investigation doesn't investigate the allegation, Feinstein said, "I think it should be delayed".