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Associated Press
September 20, 2018 - 8:40 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans are warning that time is running out for Brett Kavanaugh's accuser to tell Congress about her claim he sexually assaulted her when both were teenagers, even as President Donald Trump called the woman's allegation hard to believe in one of the GOP's sharpest attacks on...
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September 19, 2018 - 2:38 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Republican chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee is offering in a letter to lawyers for Brett Kavanaugh's accuser to have his panel's investigators interview her wherever she wants. That includes having aides interview Christine Blasey Ford in California, where she lives...
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Associated Press
September 19, 2018 - 9:15 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Christine Blasey Ford wants the FBI to investigate her allegation that she was sexually assaulted by Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh before she testifies at a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing next week, her lawyers said in a letter to the panel. The lawyers wrote that Ford...
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Associated Press
September 18, 2018 - 8:19 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans are forging ahead with plans for a Senate hearing they had hoped to avoid on a woman's claims that Brett Kavanaugh sexually assaulted her when they were high schoolers, hoping to salvage the judge's endangered Supreme Court nomination with a risky, nationally televised...
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September 04, 2018 - 11:35 am
By MARK SHERMAN and LISA MASCARO , Associated Press Eds: Updates with Democrats trying to block proceedings. With BC-US--Supreme Court-Kavanaugh-What To Watch, BC-US--Supreme Court-Kavanaugh-Viewers' Guide. With AP Photos WASHINGTON (AP) — Quarreling and confusion marked the start of the Senate's...
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August 21, 2018 - 4:24 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh said Tuesday he agrees that the Roe v. Wade decision on abortion rights is settled law, according to Sen. Susan Collins, a Republican from Maine who is a key swing vote on his nomination. Collins held a two-hour meeting with Kavanaugh in her...
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August 20, 2018 - 12:14 pm
By ALAN FRAM , Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — At least once a week, they assemble in Capitol meeting rooms for an hour-long strategy session. Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer is a regular attendee, as are some other Democratic senators, a dozen Senate aides and representatives of about 20...
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August 09, 2018 - 12:57 pm
By LISA MASCARO and JESSICA GRESKO, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The first batch of documents from Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh's time in George W. Bush's White House has been released. The 5,700 pages were posted Thursday on the Senate Judiciary Committee's website after being...
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July 12, 2018 - 11:43 am
By RICHARD LARDNER , Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Millions of dollars from anonymous donors are helping shape the fight over President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee as Republicans and Democrats undertake a bruising battle for ideological control of the nation's loftiest tribunal. Even...
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Associated Press
July 10, 2018 - 3:39 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump chose Brett Kavanaugh, a solidly conservative, politically connected judge, for the Supreme Court, setting up a ferocious confirmation battle with Democrats as he seeks to shift the nation's highest court ever further to the right. A favorite of the...
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