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White house: Kavanaugh is anxious to clear his name
President Trump criticized second Kavanaugh Prosecutor. White House spokeswoman Kerri Kupec responds on ‘Fox News @ Night.’
President Donald Trump get late on Monday night, tweeted support for his embattled Supreme court, and asked his followers to “pray” for Brett Kavanaugh and his family.
“The Democrats are playing a high-level CON-to destroy the GAME in your malicious effort, a fine man,” tweeted Trump. “It is the policy of the destruction. Behind the scene, the Dems laugh. Pray for Brett Kavanaugh and his family!”
Christine Blasey Ford Kavanaugh of sexual assault has been accused, during a party, when you were in middle school. They are both scheduled to testify before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Thursday. Kavanaugh Ford has denied the allegations.
The New York reports, new allegations by a former Yale classmate who claimed that Kavanaugh, sat down next to her while drinking at a college party in the 1980s.
The Democrats are working hard to destroy, a wonderful man, and a man who has the potential to be one of the greatest judges of the Supreme court, the ever seen, with a series of False accusations the likes of which has never!
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) September 25, 2018
In addition, Michael Avenatti, the lawyer for the porn star Stormy Daniels, said he has information that Kavanaugh, his friend Mark judges and others in high school had targeted “women with alcohol and/or drugs, in order to allow a” train ” of men, and then rape you.”
Kavanaugh has denied all the allegations and told Fox News in an exclusive interview on Monday that he wants a “fair trial where I can defend my integrity, and I know I’m telling the truth.”
Senate Judiciary Committee chairman Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, dismissed an application on Tuesday by Democrats to the planned hearing move.
In a letter to high-ranking member Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif., Grassley wrote: “I’m not going to mention Dr. Ford, after I had promised, and assured her I would give her the opportunity of a safe, comfortable and dignified, to testify … There is no more reason to delay the trial.”
The Committee also on Tuesday provisionally scheduled a vote on Kavanaugh’s nomination for Friday morning.
In a statement, Feinstein said the Committee, the action in the planning of a vote was “outrageous”.
Fox News’ Samuel Chamberlain and Matt Richardson contributed to this report.
Benjamin Brown is a reporter for Fox News. Follow him on Twitter @bdbrown473.