Lindsay Graham Shines at Kavanaugh Hearing

Lindsay Graham Shines at Kavanaugh Hearing

Lindsay Graham Shines at Kavanaugh Hearing

Last week, the SC lawmaker was thrust into the spotlight after he emotionally defended Judge Brett Kavanaugh from allegations of sexual misconduct during the Senate committee hearing.

Graham added that he also hoped an investigation would reveal "who referred Dr. Ford to a lawyer that was a political activist" and whether anyone on the Senate Judicial Committee sent the letter to the media "so the hearing would be delayed".

Senator Lindsey Graham, R-S.C. accuses Democrats of an 'unethical sham, ' says Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh has nothing to apologize for, urges fellow Republicans to vote to confirm Kavanaugh. "If that's enough for you, God help us all as Republicans, because this happens to us, it never happens to them", Graham told reporters Thursday. You should be ashamed... Graham and other Republicans, including President Donald Trump, have suggested someone within Feinstein's office leaked information about Ford's sexual assault allegations against Kavanaugh. Lindsey Graham to have a temper tantrum and twice reference fallen television icon Bill Cosby. I didn't tell anyone, and you're telling all women that they don't matter, that they should just stay quiet because if they tell you what happened to them, you are going to ignore them.

Hatch said the hearing was "worse" than the 1991 hearing for Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas - which Hatch also participated in and which led to a surge in the number of women elected to Congress the next year.

Swetnick claims she was at a party when she was in college and Kavanaugh was in high school where she was the victim of a gang rape and Kavanaugh was present. He set the tone for Republicans in flyover America when he told Sen.

"And if you really wanted to know the truth, you sure as hell wouldn't have done what you've done to this guy". Graham asked Kavanaugh as he wrapped up.

"I don't want to reward that kind of behavior", he said of Democrats. "You had no intention of protecting Dr. Ford; none". "I hope you never get it", Mr.

"If that complaint is taken to a court and he is convicted, I will be the first one to say we need to look at Judge Kavanaugh", Mr. Because after watching Kavanaugh be put through the gauntlet of personal destruction, good people of both parties will hesitate to answer the call to serve, and, as Kavanaugh said, "I fear that the whole country will reap the whirlwind".

But Graham alleged the Democrats' handling was all about politics.

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