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The Latest: Trump says 'hard' to imagine Kavanaugh did wrong

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WASHINGTON - The Latest on Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh and the woman who accuses him of sexually assaulting her decades ago : 10:05 a.m. President Donald Trump says "we'll have to make a decision" if Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh's sexual-assault accuser "makes a credible showing" before the Senate Judiciary Committee. He said Wednesday it would be "very interesting." Trump calls Kavanaugh an "outstanding man" and says it's "very hard" for him to imagine anything happened.
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Kavanaugh accuser wants allegations investigated by FBI before she appears before lawmakers

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The woman accusing Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexually assaulting her in high school wants the FBI to investigate her claims before she appears before lawmakers - a move that could potentially delay the confirmation of President Trump's pick until after the midterm elections. Trump...
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Trump doubts Kavanaugh accusation: 'Very hard for me to imagine that anything happened'

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President Donald Trump on Wednesday addressed the allegation of sexual assault against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, after the judge's accuser called for an FBI probe.
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Why a federal investigation into the Kavanaugh allegation is far from impossible

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In 1991, the White House directed the FBI to investigate similar allegations against Clarence Thomas
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Trump says it is up to Senate how to handle accusation against court nominee

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President Donald Trump said on Wednesday it was up to the U.S. Senate how to handle a sexual assault allegation brought by a woman against his Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh.
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Brett Kavanaugh Sexual Assault Accusations: Brit Hume Says Dems Have a Stench of Bad Faith

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Brit Hume said Tuesday on Fox News Night that President Trump has kept his distance from the sexual assault accusations against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh because he doesn't want to appear disrespectful to such a sensitive topic.
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The FBI must investigate the Kavanaugh rape allegations

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In a brilliant move, that is well-merited to boot, Brett Kavanaugh's accuser, Christine Blasey Ford, demanded tonight that the FBI investigate her rape allegations before she agrees to testify before the Senate.
Not only is Dr. Ford right to demand an FBI investigation, it's a brilliant tactical move as well.
1. Why Ford has the right to demand an investigation.
Trump and the Republicans claim that Ford doesn't have the right to an FBI investigation of her claim that Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh tried to rape her in high school. They claim that the FBI doesn't investigate such...
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Anita Hill Urges Senate To Avoid 'Sham Proceeding' Against Christine Blasey Ford

Anita Hill Urges Senate To Avoid 'Sham Proceeding' Against Christine Blasey Ford

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“The American public really is expecting something more,” Hill said of the Senate's handling of sexual assault claims against Supreme Court pick Brett Kavanaugh.
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GOP: If Ford Won't Testify, Let's Vote on Kavanaugh

GOP: If Ford Won't Testify, Let's Vote on Kavanaugh

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Christine Blasey Ford's lawyers say she wants the FBI to investigate her alleged sexual assault by Brett Kavanaugh before a Senate hearing on the incident-but such an investigation is highly unlikely to happen by Monday, and Sen. Chuck Grassley says he's not going to delay the hearing, Politico reports...
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Kavanaugh's accuser is calling Republicans' bluff

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Christine Blasey Ford says she wants the FBI to investigate her claims before she appears before a hyperpartisan Senate. What will Republicans do now?
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The Latest: Clinton wants Kavanaugh case FBI investigation

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WASHINGTON - The Latest on Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh and the woman who accuses him of sexually assaulting her decades ago : 8:50 a.m. Hillary Clinton says the White House should request an FBI investigation of the sexual-assault accusation facing Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh and any refusal to do so by Republicans amounts to rushing to confirm him.
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Former Kavanaugh classmate denies knowledge of sexual assault: CNN

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Another former classmate of Supreme Court appointee Brett Kavanaugh denies he attended a high school party where a California professor says the nominee sexually assaulted her three decades ago, CNN reported on Wednesday.
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The Latest: Anita Hill says FBI investigation needed

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WASHINGTON - The Latest on Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh and the woman who accuses him of sexually assaulting her decades ago : 7:50 a.m. Anita Hill says the Senate Judiciary Committee could be holding a "sham" hearing next week without an FBI investigation of a woman's sexual-assault accusation against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh. Kavanaugh strongly denies the allegation and has suggested California college professor Christine Blasey Ford's account could be a case of mistaken identity.
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Anita Hill urges senators to ‘push the pause button' on Kavanaugh hearing, says FBI should investigate

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The law professor who testified in 1991 about alleged sexual harassment warns the Senate Judiciary Committee against a “sham” process.
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‘I should have fired him before I got here': Trump says he regrets not firing Comey sooner

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The president teed off on his former FBI director in an interview with Hill.TV.
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