On the eve of her testimony, an examination taken by Ford on August 7 was released, showing that she passed a polygraph test over the sexual assault allegations. "They respect what I've done", Trump said at the press conference.
If Democrats manage to defeat Kavanaugh's nomination, Americans on the right will not only be furious that Republicans caved, they will be inclined to believe that future allegations of sexual misconduct are nothing more than political weapons, and that conservatives seeking high office can not expect the presumption of innocence, due process, or anything close to a fair hearing.
Trump said he would watch Thursday's potentially explosive Senate hearing and that he could still change his mind about his nominee once he hears what Ford has to say.
The Judiciary hearing is scheduled for 10 a.m. Thursday.
"I do not know how I will assess the credibility of these witnesses - these human beings - on the grave matters that will be testified to, because I have not yet heard a word of their testimony", he said. "My responsibility is to tell the truth", she added, adding that she was "terrified" to testify but that she considered it her "civic duty" to relate the details of the incident.
"This is not a criminal trial for which the involvement of an experienced sex crimes prosecutor would be appropriate", Bromwich said in the letter, as reported by Fox News, echoing previous requests that the senators themselves, not counsel, ask questions.
'So what you are telling us is this could not be a case of mistaken identity?' Feinstein asked. The Democratic Party has balked at Trump's nominee, and the controversy surrounding the assault allegations has only deepened the battle lines between the two parties.
According to all four, she either named Mr Kavanaugh as the assailant or described the attacker as a "federal judge".
Kavanaugh has said he categorically denies ever sexually assaulting anyone. The events Ford describes supposedly took place 36 years ago, yet she never mentioned them to anyone-not her parents, not her friends, not even her husband-until 2012, when it came up during a couple's therapy session. She said he was also verbally abusive and would make "crude, sexual comments" to girls in order to "demean, humiliate, and embarrass them". He says Kavanaugh should not be confirmed without a full investigation.
The declarations will be used by Ford's attorneys during a committee hearing on Thursday that could determine the fate of Kavanaugh's embattled nomination.
"I also witnessed Brett Kavanaugh behave as a "mean drunk" on many occasions at these parties", Swetnick said. USA TODAY was not able to independently vet the claims.
The same day, The New Yorker published a bombshell account from a second accuser, Deborah Ramirez, 53, who said Kavanaugh exposed himself and caused her to touch him without consent, during a drinking game at a Yale dorm party in the 1980s.
Throughout the morning, protesters were scattered across the Capitol, including supporters of both Kavanaugh and Ford.
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Elsewhere on the inactive list, Patriot mainstays Patrick Chung and Trey Flowers will sit out tonight's contest. On offense, the Lions have former Patriots running back LeGarrette Blount and quarterback Matt Cassel.
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Ford and deprive her of the ability to make a considered decision that has life-altering implications for her and her family". The letter was made public on Sunday moments after the Judiciary Committee announced that Kavanaugh's accuser, Dr.
Britain has said the attack received approval "at a senior level of the Russian state", an accusation Moscow has fiercely denied. Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova dismissed the claims, saying they are part of an "information campaign".
Senators were told to be prepared for a rare weekend session and McConnell said he was confident Kavanugh would be confirmed. Clune is among those asking that the FBI open a new investigation into the sexual assault claims against Kavanaugh.
The injury deals a serious blow to the 49ers (1-2), who had planned their rebuild around Garoppolo and now must turn again to C.J. Garoppolo won all five of his starts last season, leading to a $137.5 million contract this past offseason.
"It's simple math; if I (shoot even par) the guys behind me have to shoot 67 to force it into extra holes ... that helps". Yet while Rose was the big money victor , even he was quick to conceed he wasn't truly the biggest story of the day.
Kavanaugh will testify after Ford, although at this writing it's not clear that Ford will actually show up for the hearing. Swetnick says she told others about the incident at the time and knows of other witnesses who can confirm her statements.
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Bill Cosby To Serve Sentence At Philly-Area Prison
Cosby spent a few hours at the county jail Tuesday before heading to SCI Phoenix, a 3,830-bed lockup that opened two months ago. Update: The judge in Bill Cosby's sexual assault case has sentenced the famed entertainer to 3-10 years in state prison.
McConnell Vows Quick Vote on Court Nominee Kavanaugh
The #BelieveSurvivors walkout on Monday was initially planned after Ford's allegation against Kavanaugh was known publicly. But the judge said he never drank so much that he could not recall what happened while he was intoxicated.
Second North Korea summit 'quite soon'
Moon is expected to convey to Trump a personal message from Kim delivered at their inter-Korean talks last week. He said it would be hard for the U.S.to object to the measures, calling it "clever maneuvering on Moon's part".
Boos bombard Vikings in home loss to Bills
Three plays later the defense did its part too, sacking Kirk Cousins - who had a awful game on Sunday - and forcing a fumble. On Sunday, the Vikings lost cornerback Trae Waynes and tackle Brian O'Neill in the first half with ankle injuries.
Brett Kavanaugh accuser commits to 'open' hearing for Thursday
In backing away from his deadline, Grassley underscored the sensitivity with which Senate Republicans have tried handling Ford. Dick Durbin, D-Ill., said of Christine Blasey Ford to ABC News Chief Anchor George Stephanopoulos on "This Week" Sunday.