America Magazine, a major Catholic Jesuit outlet, rescinded its endorsement of Judge Brett Kavanaugh for the Supreme Court Thursday night after a day of testimony from both the nominee and Christine Blasey Ford, who accuses him of sexual assault. "Here's my understanding, if you lived a good life people would recognize it". As Ford discussed her allegation in searing detail, numerous senators leaned forward in their chairs, their elbows on the desk, listening intently to the psychology professor's soft, nearly girlish voice.
For his part, Kavanaugh testified he was "100 per cent certain" the alleged incident did not occur.
Kavanaugh then accused Durbin of asking a "phony question", saying that the Federal Bureau of Investigation would "just go and do what you're doing: ask questions and then type up a report".
She cannot only relate to Ford's experience, the Yale graduate can also back up descriptions of the misogynistic culture at the elite university's DKE fraternity to which Brett Kavanaugh belonged to during his time at Yale.
Trump was reportedly unhappy with Kavanaugh's attempt to get out ahead of yesterday's hearing by portraying himself in a Fox News interview as an innocent choirboy who never had any sexual contact in high school, let alone a person who could be capable of the kind of violent attack Christine Blasey Ford has alleged.
Throughout the hearing, at least five Democratic lawmakers asked Kavanaugh about opening an FBI investigation on at least nine different occasions.
Later, when Mitchell said, "Is that an objection, counsel?" in response to a comment from one of Ford's attorneys, Sen.
FILE PHOTO: Senator Susan Collins (R-ME) is surrounded by journalists as she walks from a Republican Senate caucus meeting with U.S. Vice President Mike Pence on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., September 26, 2018.
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On Wednesday President Trump said he could withdraw Judge Kavanaugh's nomination if he "thought he was guilty of something like this".
GOP Senators on the committee believe they have enough votes to advance Kavanaugh's nomination to a full Senate vote.
As he referenced Booker's remarks earlier this summer that supporting Kavanaugh would be complicit in "evil", the New Jersey Democrat sat in his seat, expressionless.
"This is a circus, the consequences will extend long past my nomination", he said.
Judge Kavanaugh has yet to respond formally to this specific allegation. The point, as Graham said, is that Democrats only want to drag this out so there is time for more fake accusers to come out of the woodwork. "I don't know. Have you?" Republicans control the Senate 51-49 and can lose only one vote. Whether Mitchell was seeking to undermine or cast doubt on that claim was unclear.
"My family and my name have been permanently destroyed by vicious and false accusations", Kavanaugh said.
And the openly undecided one - Flake - indicated that he may never be fully comfortable with what he ultimately decides. She says that he and his friend Mark Judge would "target" a vulnerable girl, get her drunk, and then pull her into a side bedroom where they could have sex with her.
Klopp was furious that his side lost the game and took his frustration out on his summer signing from Stoke. There is a ruthless efficiency about Liverpool's play to go alongside the pleasing-on-the-eye attack.
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Analysts say the tension between the executives was likely about maximizing Instagram's revenue generating potential. Since then, the service has grown to more than 1 billion users and has of course added plenty of advertisements.
Ramsey is out of contract next summer and has been unable to agree terms over a fresh deal to stay at the Emirates Stadium. It's the latest contract saga to play out at Arsenal that could have a destabilising effect on the team.
According to multiple reports, the ninth-year player threatened violence in the hotel lobby after not being allowed into his room. Minneapolis Police Department spokesman John Elder said the man left on his own accord and the caller was no longer cooperative.
District Court in Manhattan says that Musk had not discussed or confirmed key deal terms including price with any funding source. Following that morning's tweets, Tesla stock rallied 6 percent before trading was halted for more than an hour.
He added: 'My target is to win something every year, I want to win trophies. 'It is not important how many goals I score. Hazard has scored five goals in six matches to start the Premier League season after scoring 12 goals a season ago.
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The report's author, Alan Manning of the Migration Advisory Committee, briefed the cabinet meeting on Monday on his plan. Mr Francois said the PM would "lose" any vote and should embrace an alternative Canada-style trade plan.
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