Kavanaugh investigation: FBI 'hasn't spoken to Christine Blasey Ford'
05 October, 2018, 13:53 | Author: Myra Gill
"How'd you get home?"
And speaking at an event hosted by The Atlantic magazine, Trump ally Senator Lindsey Graham of SC said he "didn't particularly like" the president's remarks, adding, "I would tell him, knock it off". "How did you get there?" I don't remember. Where was the place?
"Thirty-six years ago this happened". 'I don't know.' Where's the house?
With support from the clowns in the peanut gallery (crowd), he repeatedly mockedFord's testimony about being sexually assaulted by Kavanaugh ... specifically her claim that she only had one beer at the party where it allegedly took place. Judge, identified by Ford as a witness to the alleged assault, has denied any memory of such an incident.
Michael Bromwich, one of Blasey Ford's attorneys, called it "a vicious, vile and soulless attack" on his client.
"Is it any wonder that she was terrified to come forward, and that other sexual assault survivors are as well?" he added.
"She is a remarkable profile in courage".
The fact that Trump mocked Ford at a political rally was "not right", Flake told NBC's Today Show.
"I don't know how she knew she had one beer", he said. "I'm the first person to say, 'I want to hear it from Dr. Ford.' I thought she was handled respectfully".
Trump's comments have been criticized by two key Republicans who are yet undecided on Kavanaugh's confirmation.
While she has not indicated if it would impact her vote, Collins told reporters that she thought "the president's comments were just plain wrong" at a rally Tuesday in Mississippi. Personal information about some lawmakers also has been released online. But Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley has said Ford's account could have been examined confidentially by the committee, if Feinstein had brought it to him. "It's all just so terrible and depressing".
Christine Blasey Ford testifies to the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington, on September 27, 2018.
Trump's comments at Tuesday's rally prompted a debate that played out on cable television and elsewhere over whether he had hurt his nominee's chances. She faces three opponents in the nonpartisan special election for the remaining two years of Cochran's term: Republican Chris McDaniel and Democrats Mike Espy and Tobey Bartee.
"And a man's life is in tatters", Trump added. "These are really evil people".
In response to pressure from the Senate, the White House eased limitations on the investigation that Trump approved on September 28.
Besides Mr Trump, Senate Republicans also began to aim credibility questions at Ms Ford.
Officials said Trump is seeking to boost Hyde-Smith as close as possible to the 50 percent threshold and lend momentum for a possible runoff.
Flake was instrumental in initiating an FBI investigation into the allegations against Kavanaugh, a conservative federal appeals court judge nominated by Trump for a lifetime job on the top USA court. In the letter, the lawyers ask for a call with Wray or the supervisory special agent in charge of the investigation. Last week, Ford recounted to the Senate Judiciary Committee her allegation that Kavanaugh had forced himself on her and groped her during high school. Jeff Flake of Arizona were even assigned special protection in response to the heightened levels of harassment.
Garrett is at least the fifth person known to have been interviewed by the Federal Bureau of Investigation since last Friday, when the White House directed the Federal Bureau of Investigation to look into allegations of sexual misconduct dating back to Kavanaugh's high school and college years.
Russian officials portrayed the allegations as part of an anti-Russian campaign meant to entrench Moscow's reputation as an enemy. Russian hackers' activities were exposed following the seizure of laptops from four suspects briefly detained in the Netherlands.
The officials said the LNG Canada project is forecast to emit 3.45 megatonnes of greenhouse gas emissions annually. Trudeau said the amount being spent is the largest single investment by the private sector in Canadian history.
The two parties reached the settlement just two days after the SEC issued the charges, which had sent Tesla shares plunging. FBN's Charlie Gasparino on how the SEC is investigating Tesla and CEO Elon Musk's stated production goals for the Model 3.
He has been charged a number of times in recent years, including with disorderly conduct, the Associated Press reports. Authorities said the gunman had an advantage over law enforcement officers as he could see them approach the home.
The SEC initially put forward a proposal that would have enabled Musk to stay on as CEO and step down as chairman for two years. FILE PHOTO: A newly installed vehicle charger at a Tesla Super Charging station is shown in Carlsbad, California, U.S.
While Shaw is making his India debut, Sunil Ambris and Sherman Lewis will also make their worldwide debut for West Indies . He was not facing one of the best attacks but he gave ample evidence of his brilliance on way to a memorable hundred.
Late in the afternoon, Musk seemed to mock the SEC in another tweet, calling it the " Shortseller Enrichment Commission ". The agreement also called for two new independent directors to join Tesla's board.
Gaven Reef is located in the Spratly Islands chain in the South China Sea where China claims seven man-made islands as its own. But China said in a statement the country has irrefutable claims over the islands in the sea and the waters around them.
Speaking to reporters Thursday, Grassley referenced the demonstrators who have been outside his office over the past two weeks. It was not clear why the 10th was not interviewed. "I don't know", Trump said as he imitated Ford, according to CNN.
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