"Beyond this shameful spectacle, which is an embarrassment to the Senate, what will endure are the actual facts before us", he said, adding that he looks forward to voting for the "well-qualified" Kavanaugh's confirmation to the Supreme Court.
But Democrats said the five-day inquiry was "incomplete" because it was limited by the White House. And when Wray was serving in the deputy attorney general's office under President George W. Bush, Kavanaugh was a deputy White House counsel.
White House spokesperson Raj Shah rebuffed Democrats' complaints, saying, "What critics want is a never-ending fishing expedition into high school drinking".
"I swear today, under oath, before the Senate and the nation, before my family and God, I am innocent of this charge", Kavanaugh told the Judiciary Committee.
Ford's attorneys, Debra Katz and Lisa Banks, said Wednesday they haven't heard back from the Federal Bureau of Investigation about scheduling an interview about Ford's claim that Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh sexually assaulted her decades ago.
On Wednesday, the California senator said in a statement that a lack of FBI interviews with Kavanaugh and Ford "raises serious concerns that this is not a credible investigation".
Moreover, the inquiry focused mainly on the account of Ford, the research psychologist who alleges that a drunken Kavanaugh sexually assaulted her when they were high school students in the Washington suburbs. "I would like to have the future mending things so we can do things in a collegial way like the United States Senate ought to do. and you folks can have something to do with this".
Oil Prices Hit $85pb Highest Since 2014
Open interest in call options at US$90 has risen by almost 12,000 lots in the past week to 38,000 lots, or 38 million barrels. Brent for December settlement added 1 cent to $84.99 a barrel on the London-based ICE Futures Europe exchange.
Republicans hold 51 seats in the Senate and changed Senate rules past year to end filibusters for Supreme Court nominees.
The controversy over Kavanaugh's nomination is coming to a head now as the Senate prepares to vote on his nomination, likely in the next two days.
Senate Republicans plan a procedural "cloture" vote at 10:30 on Friday (14:30 GMT), which would end the debate on the nomination, followed by a final vote on Saturday at around 17:30 (21:30 GMT).
Almost 8 in 10 Republicans said they approve of how Trump has handled the allegations in the new poll, which was conducted before Trump mocked Ford at Tuesday night's rally.
Demonstrators wait in-line to enter Hart Senate Office Building for a protest against the confirmation of Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh. None of their staff will be permitted to see them, and the documents will not be made public.
No Republicans have said they will vote against Kavanaugh, although four have not committed to supporting him. "That is because I forcefully and passionately denied the allegation against me", Kavanaugh wrote.
Ford, who testified last week at a dramatic Judiciary Committee hearing, accused Kavanaugh of pinning her down, trying to remove his clothing and covering her mouth when she screamed.
"An FBI supplemental background investigation that did not include an interview of Dr. Christine Blasey Ford - nor the witnesses who corroborate her testimony - can not be called an investigation", her legal team said in a statement.
To complement its hardware event today, Microsoft has announced the immediate availability of the Windows 10 October 2018 Update . Microsoft has run into similar issues in the past, which is why the company rolls out major feature updates in phases.
Lester helped Chicago stick around by matching a career playoff high with nine strikeouts in his 26th postseason appearance. Colorado heads to Milwaukee to open a best-of-five Division Series against the NL Central champion Brewers on Thursday.
Mattis has said there was "no doubt" Russian Federation funded groups inside Macedonia to campaign against the name change. The critics included President Gjorge Ivanov, who called the agreement with Greece a "flagrant violation of sovereignty".
When asked once what was the naughtiest thing she had ever done, May admitted to running through fields of wheat as a child. Michael Edwards from Hastings, a Tory member for 40 years, said Johnson gave an "inspiring speech".
"'I don't know.' 'But I had one beer, that's the only thing I remember, '" the president said in a mocking tone. On Twitter, Michael Bromwich, a lawyer for Ford , called Trump's remarks "a vicious, vile and soulless attack".
His attorney, Barbara "Biz" Van Gelder, wouldn't say Tuesday when the interview concluded or what Judge was asked. McConnell mocked the questions from Democrats about Kavanaugh's drinking in high school and college.
The bureau has not yet interviewed Ford, Kavanaugh, or other witnesses identified by Ford's legal team as crucial to the probe. What she's said: "It is reassuring to the public", Collins told The New York Times over the weekend.
She also watched a nurse demonstrate how vitamins are administered to babies by mouth and toured the neonatal intensive care unit. Akufo-Addo, I look forward to visiting your country and know we will find ways to continue working together even after my visit.
Even Trump ally Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., said at an event hosted by The Atlantic magazine: "I would tell him, knock it off". The interviews are not expected to be made public, Senate Majority Whip John Cornyn told reporters on Wednesday afternoon.
Marquez last faced the Dodgers all the way back on June 30th when he allowed just two hits and one earned run in eight innings. Enrique Hernandez also had three hits for the Dodgers , who finished the regular season with 13 wins in their last 17 games.
GCSB links Russian govt to campaign of cyber attacks
Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova dismissed the new accusations Thursday, calling them "big fantasies". The OPCW has been investigating the poisoning of Russian ex-spy Sergei Skripal and his daughter in the UK.
Google Testing 'Project Stream' Game-Streaming Service
There are limited spaces available for Project Stream , but if you're interested in participating, you can apply on our website. If we look throughout, we will find that Google is the only company which is focussing more on game streaming.
What to expect from today’s Surface event
If the hardware upgrades are good news, the ongoing lack of any kind of USB-C support on either system is, well, less-good news. Instead, Laptop 2 and Pro 6 will retain the mini DisplayPort, Surface Connector, and USB-A ports found on previous models.