"On behalf of the nation, I'd like to apologize to Brett and the entire Kavanaugh family for the bad pain and suffering you've been forced to endure", Trump said, acknowledging that his words were "unusual".
President Trump said he thinks many Democrats will vote Republican in next month's mid-term elections because they are angry about Mr Kavanaugh's treatment.
Wall Street Journal: "GOP Muscles Kavanaugh Through Senate" - "The moment California college professor Christine Blasey Ford finished her testimony about an alleged sexual assault in the 1980s by Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, Republicans realized his confirmation was at serious risk". Kavanaugh has denied the allegation.
"You, sir, under historic scrutiny, were proven innocent", Trump said to Kavanaugh.
Midterm elections usually go badly for a sitting U.S. president's party but here too, Trump is a wildcard and the first signs are polls showing Republican strength in the Senate forecasts.
"The crowd in front of the US Supreme Court is tiny, looks like about 200 people (& most are onlookers) - that wouldn't even fill the first couple of rows of our Kansas Rally, or any of our Rallies for that matter!"
Susan Collins and her ilk knew the tactics they used to malign Anita Hill wouldn't work, so instead of calling Dr. Ford a liar, they all agreed to say she was a victim, but too dumb or hysterical to know who her perpetrator was. Heitkamp said she was concerned about Kavanaugh's temperament after his emotional performance before the Senate Judiciary Committee. "I think we have a momentum that hasn't been seen in years", he said. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell for his leadership and steady resolve.
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He had been on a three-country tour, to Norway, Sweden and Serbia, for Interpol before his latest trip back to China, she said. A spokeswoman for Interpol, who declined to give her name, refused to say whether Meng had been on official business in China.
Elon Musk: Tesla boss mocks USA regulator days after settlement
Shares of Tesla closed down $12.97, or 4.4%, at $281.83, and fell another 2.1% to $276 following Musk's tweet after market hours. Musk's Twitter usage has been in the spotlight since the CEO's August 7 tweets about considering taking the company private .
Amy Schumer, Emily Ratajkowski arrested in Kavanaugh protests
It comes before The Senate's crucial vote on whether to advance Kavanaugh's nomination to the Supreme Court on Friday. Where is the place? Schumer is believed to be a distant cousin of Senate minority leader Charles Schumer.
Trump's comments came two days after the Senate narrowly confirmed Kavanaugh for the high court. The Bangor Daily News reported that the senator was greeted by protesters when she switched planes in Philadelphia while traveling from Washington, D.C.to ME on Saturday night following the final vote on Kavanaugh.
President Trump talks to reporters as he departs the White House in Washington on Monday. "I had never seen a survey like that in Tennessee in recent weeks".
"The first lady regrets that she will not be able to celebrate with the Kavanaugh family on such a special evening, but she has a long-standing prior commitment she was unable to change at the last minute", Trump's spokeswoman Stephanie Grisham told Newsweek in an email Monday morning.
Trump said the mere mention of impeaching a Supreme Court justice who "is a top scholar, a top student, a top intellect, and who did nothing wrong" should galvanize support for Republican candidates on the ballot. The main base of the Democrats has shifted so far left that we'll end up being Venezuela.
The nation's reckoning with power and who to believe about sexual misconduct has generated a new anger factor among the electorate and made the November 6 balloting a referendum on more than President Donald Trump.
McConnell spoke to reporters in Louisville on Monday before traveling to Washington to attend a White House ceremony honoring the newly sworn-in Kavanagh.