Republican senators on the Senate Judiciary Committee voted down a motion Friday from Sen. Richard Blumenthal, D-Conn., to issue a subpoena to Mark Judge, the high school classmate of Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh.
The vote comes a day of dramatic testimony from Kavanaugh and Christine Blasey Ford, who has accused the judge of sexually assault her when they were high school students in the early 1980s.
Jim Cramer voices concern about the trade tensions between the U.S. and Canada after the president said he rejected a meeting with Canadian authorities.
President Donald Trump expressed support for his Supreme Court nominee, Brett Kavanaugh, after a bruising day of testimony before the Senate Judiciary Committee.
During a testy exchange with Sen. Patrick Leahy, D-Vt., Kavanaugh declined to say whether his life inspired the similarly named character who appears in the 1997 book "Wasted: Tales of a Gen X Drunk," written by his high school friend Mark Judge.
Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, visibly angry, called his confirmation process a "national disgrace" on Thursday, in his opening remarks before the Senate Judiciary Committee.
It was not a 15-year-old high school student who answered lawmakers' questions about Brett Kavanaugh's alleged sexual misconduct, it was who Christine Blasey Ford is now: A 51-year-old research psychologist.
Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh addressed lawmakers on the Senate Judiciary Committee Thursday to deny an allegation that he sexually assaulted a woman decades ago at a high school gathering in Maryland.
The allegation was made in a letter sent to Sen. Cory Gardner, R-Co. According to the unnamed author of the letter, Kavanaugh drunkenly slammed a woman against a wall outside a bar in Washington D.C. in 1998.
Christine Blasey Ford, the first woman to come forward alleging that Supreme Court nominee sexually assaulted her, will tell the Senate Judiciary Committee on Thursday that "I am no one's pawn."