Tag: Politics

‘I’m not going anywhere’: Kavanaugh in emotional Fox interview

Brett Kavanaugh, the president’s embattled Supreme Court nominee, spoke out Monday in an extraordinary and emotional interview with Fox News, saying, “I’ve never sexually assaulted anyone” and insisting, “I’m not going anywhere.” The interview, which aired Monday evening, followed a day-long effort by President Donald Trump and Senate Republicans to save Kavanaugh’s nomination after a […]

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Trump’s lawyer calls for ‘a time out’ in Mueller probe if Rosenstein leaves post

As speculation about Rod Rosentstein’s possibly imminent departure from the Justice Department reached a fever pitch on Monday, President Donald Trump’s personal attorney called for a pause in special counsel Robert Mueller’s probe should the deputy attorney general leave his post. Speaking Monday on his radio program, Jay Sekulow called for a “a time out […]

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WATCH: The Briefing Room: Deputy AG to meet with Trump Thursday

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WATCH: This day in history: Sept. 27, 2013

Now Playing: Michelle Obama calls out ‘nastiness of our politics’ during voting rally Now Playing: Siblings try to oust brother from Congress Now Playing: Who is Noel Francisco? Now Playing: This day in history: Sept. 27, 2013 Now Playing: Female friends and colleagues of Brett Kavanaugh show their support Now Playing: Kavanaugh accuser may be […]

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WATCH: Who is Noel Francisco?

Now Playing: House GOP attempting to impeach Rod Rosenstein Now Playing: Did Rosenstein suggest to secretly record Trump? Now Playing: Will Trump fire Rosenstein? What impact can Ford’s testimony mean for Kavanaugh? Now Playing: Who is Noel Francisco? Now Playing: Inside the White House Now Playing: Allegations against Brett Kavanaugh are ‘totally political,’ Trump says […]

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WATCH: Allegations against Brett Kavanaugh are ‘totally political,’ Trump says

Now Playing: Inside the White House Now Playing: Allegations against Brett Kavanaugh are ‘totally political,’ Trump says Now Playing: Siblings release campaign ad against candidate brother Now Playing: Michelle Obama calls out ‘nastiness of our politics’ during voting rally Now Playing: What’s next for Kavanaugh after 2nd accusation? Now Playing: WH gives forceful response to […]

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Allegations against Brett Kavanaugh are ‘totally political,’ Trump says

President Trump on Monday offered a full-throated defense of his Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh in the face of new allegations of sexual misconduct, calling the claims “totally political.” “He is a fine man with an unblemished past and these are highly unsubstantiated statements from people represented by lawyers,” the president said. “Judge Kavanaugh is […]

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WATCH: Michelle Obama calls out ‘nastiness of our politics’ during voting rally

Now Playing: Siblings release campaign ad against candidate brother Now Playing: Michelle Obama calls out ‘nastiness of our politics’ during voting rally Now Playing: What’s next for Kavanaugh after 2nd accusation? Now Playing: WH gives forceful response to 2nd Kavanaugh accuser Now Playing: Ronan Farrow on breaking story of 2nd Kavanaugh accuser Now Playing: 2nd […]

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Kavanaugh hearing, government funding: What lawmakers are tackling before midterms

Congress returns to Washington this week for the final legislative sprint before the midterm elections. Lawmakers are trying to avoid a government shutdown and will review explosive sexual assault claims against President Trump’s second Supreme Court nominee. With government funding set to run out on Sept. 30, the House will take up the Senate-passed spending […]

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WATCH: Siblings try to oust brother from Congress

Now Playing: Microsoft alleges more Russian attacks ahead of midterm elections Now Playing: Former President Obama gave a heated speech against Trump ahead of midterm elections Now Playing: Siblings try to oust brother from Congress Now Playing: Congressman’s siblings put out ad against him Now Playing: Kavanaugh accuser to testify about alleged sexual assault Now […]

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New misconduct accusations roil Kavanaugh nomination

A second allegation of sexual misconduct has emerged against Judge Brett Kavanaugh, a development that has further imperiled his nomination to the Supreme Court, forced the White House and Senate Republicans onto the defensive and fueled calls from Democrats to postpone further action on his confirmation. The new accusation landed late Sunday in a report […]

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