Supreme Court justice nominee Brett Kavanaugh on Monday sent a letter to the Senate Judiciary Committee pushing back against the latest “false and uncorroborated accusation” of sexual misconduct, saying that he looks forward to answering questions from the Senate on Thursday.
The White House and Senate Judiciary Committee chairman Chuck Grassley (R., Iowa) are continuing to give their full backing to Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh following an accusation of sexual assault against him.
Senate Democrats have decried support from “dark money” groups for President Donald Trump’s Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, but they have been silent on their own coordination with a group that promised to spend at least $5 million against his nomination.
Virginia Sen. Mark Warner became the latest Democrat on Tuesday to signal his intention to oppose Judge Brett Kavanaugh’s nomination to the U.S. Supreme Court.
Rep. Kyrsten Sinema (D., Ariz.), the Democratic candidate for U.S. Senate in Arizona, has often discussed her family’s military background and endorsements from military veterans on the campaign trail, including the endorsement of a former Army Green Beret who likened Vice President Mike Pence’s Christian faith to that of Islamic terrorists.