• Trump gives up the game, admits he doesn't care what Kavanaugh's accuser has to say

    2 monthes ago - By Think Progress

    President Trump indicated Friday that he does not particularly care what Dr. Christine Blasey Ford, the woman who has accused Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexual assault , has to say.
    “Let her testify, or not, and TAKE THE VOTE!” Trump tweeted, referring to the possibility that Ford participates in a congressional hearing next week to address her accusations.
    Senator Feinstein and the Democrats held the letter for months, only to release it with a bang after the hearings were OVER - done very purposefully to Obstruct & Resist & Delay. Let her testify, or not, and TAKE THE...
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  • President Trump Addresses Kavanaugh Accuser Allegations: “Let Her Say What She Has to Say”

    President Trump Addresses Kavanaugh Accuser Allegations: “Let Her Say What She Has to Say”

    2 monthes ago - By FOX News

    President Trump commenting on the sexual assault allegations by Professor Christine Blasey Ford against his Supreme Court nominee.
    FOX's Jon Decker at the White House:
    The President tweeting:
    I have no doubt that, if the attack on Dr. Ford was as bad as she says, charges would have been immediately filed with local Law Enforcement Authorities by either her or her loving parents. I ask that she bring those filings forward so that we can learn date, time, and place!
    - Donald J. Trump September 21, 2018
    Before last night's rally in Las Vegas, the President told FOX's Sean Hannity:
    . POTUS on...
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  • The Latest: Eshoo says Kavanaugh accuser has inner strength

    2 monthes ago - By Boston Herald

    WASHINGTON - The Latest on Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh and a woman accusing him of sexually assaulting her decades ago : 11:20 a.m. The California congresswoman who met with the woman accusing Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexually assaulting her decades ago says the accuser "should not be underestimated." Democratic Rep. Anna Eshoo told The Associated Press on Friday accuser Christine Blasey Ford "has an inner strength."
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  • Kellyanne Conway says people shouldn't 'conflate the MeToo movement' with the sexual assault allegation against Brett Kavanaugh

    Kellyanne Conway says people shouldn't 'conflate the MeToo movement' with the sexual assault allegation against Brett Kavanaugh

    2 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    White House adviser Kellyanne Conway appeared on CNN Friday to discuss the sexual assault allegation against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh.
    Psychology professor Christine Blasey Ford has accused Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of attempting to rape her at a Maryland house party when she was 15 years old in 1982.
    "Let's not conflate the greater MeToo movement with whatever did or did not happen in the summer of 1982... that Judge Kavanaugh has completely denied," Conway said.
    White House adviser Kellyanne Conway appeared on CNN's "New Day" Friday to discuss psychology...
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  • Trump raises doubts about Kavanaugh's accuser, suggests assault allegations made up by ‘radical left'

    2 monthes ago - By Boston Herald

    WASHINGTON - In a Friday morning tweet storm after days of restraint, President Donald Trump defended his embattled Supreme Court nominee, Brett M. Kavanaugh, and sought to cast doubt on the woman accusing the conservative jurist of attempting to rape her when they were in high school. Portraying the allegations by Christine Blasey Ford as part of a partisan effort to derail Kavanaugh's confirmation, Trump repeated his declarations this week, as he did Thursday night at a political rally in Las Vegas, that his nominee is a good person.
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  • Trump attacks sexual assault victim one minute after Kellyanne Conway praises him for not doing so

    2 monthes ago - By Think Progress

    At 9:13 a.m. on Friday, Kellyanne Conway told reporters that President Trump didn't need to be advised not to attack Dr. Christine Blasey Ford - the woman who has accused Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexually assaulting her - because he knew it was the wrong thing to do.
    “There's no reason to attack her,” Conway said. “The president doesn't need anybody to tell him. He does the right thing.”
    One minute later , Trump made Conway look like a fool. At 9:14 a.m., the president posted a tweet attacking Ford by suggesting she's lying about her account of being assaulted at a party in...
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  • Kavanaugh ally says he did not communicate with White House or Supreme Court nominee about theory of another attacker

    2 monthes ago - By The Washington Post

    Ed Whelan declined to answer further questions about his tweets or views on Kavanaugh's Supreme Court nomination process, which has been upended by the allegation of assault decades ago.
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  • Trump Directly Challenges Kavanaugh's Accuser: If Attack Was “As Bad As She Says,' She Would've Gone to the Police

    2 monthes ago - By Slate

    President Trump has repeatedly defended Brett Kavanaugh's character over the last week as his Supreme Court nominee's confirmation came into question after he was accused of sexual assault. “He is such an outstanding man -very hard for me to imagine that anything happened,” Trump said Wednesday. His defense of the judge mostly revolved around praising Kavanaugh, and he resisted mentioning his accuser, Christine Blasey Ford.
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  • Kellyanne Conway: Don't conflate the MeToo movement and Kavanaugh allegations

    2 monthes ago - By Politico

    Counselor to the president Kellyanne Conway cautioned on Friday against conflating the sexual assault allegations against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh with the broader MeToo movement, suggesting that the details of the former are too thin to be considered fact. "Let's not conflate the larger Me Too movement with whatever did or did not happen in the summer of 1982, 36 years ago, that was not spoken about for the first time ever until 30 years later, that judge Brett Kavanaugh has completely denied," Conway said in an interview on CNN. Christine Blasey Ford, a professor in...
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  • ‘Fox & Friends' spreads irresponsible ‘mistaken identity' theory about Kavanaugh assault accusation

    ‘Fox & Friends' spreads irresponsible ‘mistaken identity' theory about Kavanaugh assault accusation

    2 monthes ago - By Think Progress

    During Friday morning's edition of Fox & Friends , hosts spread a completely irresponsible theory about Dr. Christine Blasey Ford's sexual assault accusation against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh - that someone else might have perpetrated it and Ford is confused and mistaken about her attacker's identity.
    “A fellow by the name of Ed Whelan, who had been one of the clerks for Antonin Scalia and a supporter of Judge Kavanaugh, he looked at what Christine Ford told the Washington Post and figured out, ‘okay, these people were named, these four people - where did they live?'” Steve...
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  • The Latest: Trump challenges Kavanaugh's accuser by name

    2 monthes ago - By My Sanantonio

    WASHINGTON - The Latest on Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh and a woman accusing him of sexually assaulting her decades ago :
    9:30 a.m.
    President Donald Trump is challenging by name the woman accusing his Supreme Court nominee of sexual assault, saying if the attack she alleges were that "bad" then she would have filed charges.
    Trump tweeted Friday: "I have no doubt that, if the attack on Dr. Ford was as bad as she says, charges would have been immediately filed with local Law Enforcement Authorities by either her or her loving parents.
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  • Trump blasts Kavanaugh accuser, says if alleged attack was that 'bad,' charges would have been filed

    2 monthes ago - By RT

    President Trump attacked the woman accusing Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexual assault in a tweet wondering if the alleged ‘attack' was so bad, why did she wait so long to come forward?
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  • The Latest: Trump challenges Kavanaugh's accuser by name

    2 monthes ago - By National Post

    WASHINGTON - The Latest on Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh and a woman accusing him of sexually assaulting her decades ago :
    9:30 a.m.
    President Donald Trump is challenging by name the woman accusing his Supreme Court nominee of sexual assault, saying if the attack she alleges were that “bad” then she would have filed charges.
    Trump tweeted Friday: “I have no doubt that, if the attack on Dr. Ford was as bad as she says, charges would have been immediately filed with local Law Enforcement Authorities by either her or her loving parents. I ask that she bring those filings forward so...
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  • The Latest: Trump says Kavanaugh 'under assault' by left

    2 monthes ago - By My Sanantonio

    WASHINGTON - The Latest on Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh and a woman accusing him of sexually assaulting her decades ago :
    9:20 a.m.
    President Donald Trump says Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh is "under assault by radical left wing politicians."
    Trump tweeted Friday that Kavanaugh has an "impeccable reputation" and that Democrats "don't want to know the answers, they just want to destroy and delay."
    He adds, "Facts don't matter. I go through this with them every single day in D.C."
    Kavanaugh's nomination has been thrown into doubt by California college professor Christine...
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  • Trump says Supreme Court nominee Kavanaugh is 'under assault'

    2 monthes ago - By Reuters

    U.S. President Donald Trump said on Friday that his Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh was "under assault" by radical leftist politicians, appearing to grow impatient with the delay of his appointee's confirmation proceedings.
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