Kavanaugh Will Testify About Accusations Under Oath, But His Accuser Is Refusing To Respond To Senate Invitations

The Federalist | 9/18/2018 | Bre Payton
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The woman who has accused Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexually assaulting her when the two were in high school has not agreed to appear before the Senate Judiciary Committee and answer questions.

Judiciary Chairman Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa), told Hugh Hewitt he has not heard back from Christine Ford — a professor who accused Kavanaugh of pinning her down on a bed at a party and covering her mouth with his hand when she tried to scream — about their invitation to appear at a hearing set for next week.

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Her silence “kind of raises the question, do they want to come to the public hearing or not,” Grassley told Hewitt on Tuesday, according to Politico. While Ford has been unresponsive to inquiring senators, Kavanaugh has vehemently denied the accusations and has been reportedly pushing for immediate hearings to defend himself, according to CNN.

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