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‘She Said She Was Totally Inebriated’: Watch as Trump Goes Nuts Trying to Smear Kavanaugh Accuser
On Tuesday, following an address to the United Nations General Assembly, President Donald Trump attacked the women who’ve accused Judge Brett Kavanuagh of sexual assault and called the controversy a “con game” by Democrats.
“She was inebriated,” he said of Debbie Ramirez, who claims that when they attended Yale, Kavanaugh stuck his penis in her face at a party.
“It would be an insult to our country if this thing doesn’t happen,” he said about Kavanaugh’s confirmation.
The remarks were the strongest denunciation yet of the women who’ve come forward with allegations of sexual assault by Brett Kavanaugh in his youth.
TRUMP, during a UN meeting, defends KAVANAUGH: “Charges come up from 36 years old that are totally unsubstantiated?… and now a new charge comes up, and she says, it might not be him & she was totally inebriated… this is a con game being played by the Democrats.” pic.twitter.com/rgqZL0QPaP
— Aaron Rupar (@atrupar) September 25, 2018
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Fox News Legal Analyst Blasts Trump for Bashing Christine Ford – Warns of Damage to Court’s Legitimacy
Fox News legal analyst Andrew Napolitano on Tuesday slammed President Donald Trump for his highly partisan celebration of Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh’s confirmation on Monday night.
Napolitano in particular said that Trump celebrating Kavanaugh’s confirmation by calling Democrats “evil” while also claiming that Dr. Christine Blasey Ford’s testimony about being sexually assaulted by Kavanaugh was a “hoax.”
“I do not think the best thing that was said was ‘evil’ or ‘hoax,’” he said. “I honestly wish that the president and his people would get past that.”
Napolitano then explained why it is crucial for the Supreme Court to maintain its image as a nonpartisan institution.
“The Supreme Court does not have an army to enforce its rulings,” he said. “Its rulings depend on the intellectual legitimacy in the manner in which the rulings are given… So they really have some work to do to patch up the divisions that exist in the public mind.”
Fox host Steve Doocy then objected and said that the entire Supreme Court confirmation process was political in nature — but Napolitano again put his foot down.
“Once you put that robe on, you must be divorced from the politics that got you there and the people who got you there,” he said. “Your loyalty is to the Constitution and the laws.”
Watch the video below.
Fox's Andrew Napolitano suggests that Trump calling Dr. Ford's testimony a "hoax" and Democrats "evil" for opposing Kavanaugh may have damaged the "intellectual legitimacy" of the Supreme Court. pic.twitter.com/eIQ4v4P25B
— Bobby Lewis (@revrrlewis) October 9, 2018
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‘Shame! Shame! Shame!’: Thousands March to Supreme Court to Demand Senate #StopKavanaugh
As Democrats realize the FBI investigation into allegations of sexual misconduct against Judge Brett Kavanaugh was a sham – designed from start to finish to provide cover, but no actual new information for GOP Senators – thousands are marching to the Supreme Court to protest.
Amid chants of “Whose Court? Our Court!” “Shut it Down,” “Shame! Shame! Shame!” and, “Hey hey, ho ho, Kavanaugh’s got to go!” protestors are taking over key parts of Washington, D.C., just as they did one week ago.
Organizers include the Women’s March and The Center for Popular Democracy, among others.
MoveOn’s Ben Wikler just posted this video:
RIGHT NOW: Thousands marching to Supreme Court to #StopKanavaugh pic.twitter.com/hHw9lAa7Xi
— Ben Wikler (@benwikler) October 4, 2018
More shots from the current protests:
This young woman that has joined protestors outside of the Supreme Court today to stop the nomination of Brett Kavanaugh has more courage than some of our elected officials. #FBIReport #StopKanavaugh #ShamInvestigation pic.twitter.com/pbMbKLKoXh
— Simar (@sahluwal) October 4, 2018
#StopKavanaugh march headed to #us #SupremeCourt chanting “believe survivors” and “#Kavanaugh not welcome here” and “shame!shame!shame!” pic.twitter.com/6DdBxWHTKS
— TheNationReport (@TheNationReport) October 4, 2018
THIS is what democracy looks like. #StopKavanaugh pic.twitter.com/yQG9vRMcQ4
— ACLU (@ACLU) October 4, 2018
Say it loud and say it clear 🗣
Kavanaugh is not welcome here 🗣#StopKavanaugh 🗣 pic.twitter.com/r0gyOtes3l
— Domestic Workers (@domesticworkers) October 4, 2018
The crowd is big and the mood is fierce: Marching on the Supreme Court to #StopKavanaugh with @womensmarch @ACLU @CWAUnion @MomsRising @Greenpeace @TransEquality @WorkingFamilies + many more pic.twitter.com/NQ8I0xkrbJ
— L.A. Kauffman (@LAKauffman) October 4, 2018
The rally to #StopKavanaugh is ramping up.
We believe Christine Blasey-Ford.
We believe Anita Hill.#BelieveSurvivors pic.twitter.com/tXnYNAxsD2
— People Power (@peoplepower) October 4, 2018
Watch the protest. If you are near, participate. #MakeYourVoiceHeard #StopKavanaugh https://t.co/NEk2KXOy1r
— Joe Madison (@MadisonSiriusXM) October 4, 2018
We believe Dr. Christine Blasey Ford.
We still believe Anita Hill.
We believe survivors.
And now we’re getting ready to march to the Supreme Court. #StopKavanaugh #BelieveSurvivors pic.twitter.com/UutrbeBleo
— UltraViolet (@UltraViolet) October 4, 2018
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College Roommate Sets Record Straight: Kavanaugh Lied Under Oath (Video)
On Wednesday, CNN’s Anderson Cooper interviewed Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh freshmen year college roommate James Roche.
Roche said that Kavanaugh lied under oath while testifying in front of the Senate Judicial committee about his drinking behavior.
He also noted that the second Kavanaugh accuser Deborah Ramirez should be listened to. Ramirez accused Kavanaugh of exposing himself to her at a party.
“Why are you doing an interview now?” Cooper asked.
“I have decided and then decided not to participate in this thing multiple times. There’s very little upside for me and there’s a considerable downside for me. But at the end of the day, it feels like there are not enough people who are willing and can credibly say I know this girl,” Roche said.
He added, “She didn’t lie and she wouldn’t lie. I can’t see any reason why she would. So, it felt to me like somebody had to get up and speak for her”
“As Brett’s roommate, I’m in a singular position—I saw him use words in a different way than the way he said under oath. If a person isn’t truthful about these little things, then we ought to think very seriously about whether we should tell Debby that she’s wrong or crazy.”
Watch the video below via CNN.
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