Chuck Grassley

Senate GOP enlightenment in the age of #MeToo: Pretend to care before ignoring the woman

Senate GOP enlightenment in the age of #MeToo: Pretend to care before ignoring the woman

Sen. Lindsey Graham says Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh is the victim of a “drive-by shooting” and that he wants to “listen to the lady” — an accomplished research psychologist who says the future judge sexually assaulted her when they were in high school — and then “bring this to a close.” Sen. John Cornyn is already attacking Christine Blasey Ford’s credibility, complaining about “gaps” in her recollection of an event she says has traumatized her for decades. As Ms. Ford’s lawyer revealed that she has been subject to threats serious enough that she and her family have had to leave their home, President Donald Trump expressed great sympathy for Judge Kavanaugh, lamenting that...

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