Ford told the Post that Kavanaugh "was trying to attack me and remove my clothing" at a teenagers' party one summer in the early 1980s.
Sen. Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, who chairs the judiciary committee, said in a statement Monday that he's looking for a way that lawmakers can hear from Kavanaugh's accuser, Christine Blasey Ford, "in an appropriate, precedented, and respectful manner".
"Because this never happened, I had no idea who was making this accusation until she identified herself yesterday", Kavanaugh said in a statement Monday.
The suit combines three requests that Democrats on the committee submitted in August to the National Archives, the Central Intelligence Agency and the Bush library for documents relating to the six years Kavanaugh spent at the Bush White House as senior associate counsel and staff secretary to the president.
What does Ford say happened? .
Ford told the Post that she recalled being at a party with Kavanaugh in the summer of 1982, when she was 15 and Kavanaugh was 17.
At one point, Leahy specified particular email that Kavanaugh received while working for the White House Counsel's office, having to do with information Leahy was interested in regarding a judicial confirmation.
It's worth remembering that these Democrat tactics aren't only meant to sink this nomination - should they end up forcing Kavanaugh to withdraw - but also to damage the credibility of any Supreme Court featuring Trump-nominated (or, let's be honest, Republican-nominated) justices.
Mr Kavanaugh made the remark after the accused, Christine Blasey Ford, said via her attorney that she was ready to testify in public.
She is willing to tell her story publicly, her lawyer, Debra Katz, said Monday on NBC's "Today" show.
All 10 Democrats on the Judiciary Committee wrote a letter to Grassley on Monday calling for a delay in Thursday's committee vote while the FBI fully investigates the allegations as part of its review of Kavanaugh's background.
The Judicial Crisis Network, a conservative group that backs Trump's judicial picks, plans to launch a $1.5 million ad campaign backing Kavanaugh, a spokeswoman said.
"Through the more than 35 years we have known him, Brett has stood out for his friendship, character, and integrity", the letter said.
Sen. Dianne Feinstein listens to an aide during a markup hearing before the Senate Judiciary Committee, Sept. 13, 2018, on Capitol Hill.
"It is unfortunate that this allegation is being brought forth so late in the confirmation process, but Dr. Ford's allegation should be investigated", Hoeven said in a statement.
Blunt, a member of Senate leadership, has given full-throated support to Kavanaugh's nomination. Their fellow committee member Rhode Island Democratic Sen.
Republican leadership on the Judiciary Committee have questioned the timing of the revelation of Ford's letter and her allegation, coming just as the committee was preparing to vote on the nomination on Thursday.
Asked if that included testimony under oath at a public hearing before senators, Ms Katz told the CBS "This Morning" programme: "She's willing to do what she needs to do". According to Washington Post reporter Seung Min Kim, Foy said Sunday that the vote had not been rescheduled.
Whatever the case, if the GOP surrenders to what might be a cynical ploy (unless new credible evidence emerges about Kavanaugh), they will be creating a precedent that says every and any unsubstantiated accusation against a Republican, no matter how old it is, should be disqualifying.
Feinstein issued a statement on Sunday afternoon in support of Ford and calling for the FBI to investigate the matter before the Senate advances Kavanaugh's nomination.
But Conway said such testimony "should not unduly delay the vote".
Now I just have to wait a little but longer, as the only release date information we have so far is that it'll be coming in 2019. Nintendo's support page explains that games like Splatoon 2 , Mario Kart 8 Deluxe , and Super Smash Bros .
The A11 Bionic chipset in the iPhone X performed impressively against the competition, and the A12 Bionic is even more powerful. Back in 2010, Apple's co-founder said that there were no large screen iPhone models because "no one's going to buy that".
But businesses warn there are other ways China can strike back, through regulations and other administrative means. And I hate to say this but, behind that, there's another US$267 billion ready to go on short notice, if I want.
The Palestine Liberation Organization quickly denounced the decision, calling it "the use of cheap blackmail as a political tool". The department says that the PLO "has not taken steps to advance the start of direct and meaningful negotiations with Israel ".
But Osaka was somehow able to keep her composure and she closed out the victory with Williams still unable to gather herself. Then, she broke her racket which cost her a point, and finally, her reference to the umpire as a "thief" cost her a game.
Fox News reports that Elon Musk and podcast host Joe Rogan were seen on camera during an interview smoking marijuana . Elon Musk has added another bit of weird behaviour to the list by smoking a joint during a live interview .
Trump tweeted Monday that he has been subjected to "Phony books, articles and T.V. "hits" like no other pol has had to endure". Amazon said Tuesday that Woodward's book was out of stock and would be available to ship in one to three weeks.
Del Potro beat John Isner in a match that played out as most people expected. "I'm going to remember this match, for sure". The Spaniard prevailed in four sets, but Basilashvili played an fantastic tennis hitting a lot of winners.
Shot back Jones, "Go back to your bathhouse". "We gotta go to the committee, you guys can talk to this clown", he said. You're not gonna silence America. "I didn't say that", replied Rubio, who tried to turn back toward reporters.
You can pre-order it in the United Kingdom on the 14 September and then it's available to buy in-store on the 21st September. The new device will be available to pre-order beginning Friday, October 19 and in stores beginning Friday, October 26.
Every single Democrat, along with both Collins and Murkowski, would have to vote against Kavanaugh for his nomination to fail. The documents released on Thursday dated from Kavanaugh's service in the White House under Republican President George W.
Earlier today, TMZ reported that the rapper was found dead at his San Fernando Valley home after an apparent overdose. Miller had been in a long-term relationship with Ariana Grande , which ended this past May.
Patriots Acquire Josh Gordon For 5th Round Pick
The Patriots have always had receivers with a high football IQ, but Gordon doesn't fit that bill, so this is an interesting move. Although no deal is done, the sides are getting close to an agreement, according to Ian Rapoport of NFL Network.
Browns Cut Josh Gordon Over Concerns of Substance Abuse
It was reported by ESPN's Adam Schefter that Gordon suffered the injury during a promotional shoot, as opposed to practice. The Browns wideout was then suspended for the entire 2015 season for again violating the league's substance abuse policy.
Primary Day 2018 in NYC
A recent debate on CBS2 proved they don't agree on much - fighting over everything from subways, to corruption and health care. Until quite recently, Cynthia Nixon was best known as the spiky red-headed companion of Carrie Bradshaw in Sex and the City .
US job growth surges; wage gain largest since 2009
That gauge includes part-time workers who'd prefer a full-time position and people who want a job but aren't actively looking. That raised the annual increase in wages to 2.9% in August, the largest increase since June 2009, from 2.7% in July.