He accused founding father George Washington of having a sketchy past and hinted that it could have included sexual misconduct.
- Brett Kavanaugh's ex-freshman roommate at Yale issued a written statement on Tuesday, after a woman in a New Yorker article accused the Supreme Court nominee of pulling down his trousers 35 years ago and thrusting himself in her face. And, whether it was a man or a woman, 30 years ago, 36 years ago-in fact, they don't even know how many years ago, because nobody knows what the time is. "It's possible they will be convincing", he said during a rare solo news conference.
"These are false - to me - these are all false accusation in certain cases, and in certain cases, even the media agrees with that", he said. "We've delayed it a long time", Trump said. "And what they have done to his wife", Trump said.
Kavanaugh has staunchly denied all the allegations, and Trump said the accusations are part of a "con job" by Senate Democrats to torpedo the Supreme Court nominee's prospects. As far as women, whether it's a man or a woman, these are-you know, it can happen the other way.
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"Bad reputation. Take a look at his past", Trump said of the lawyer.
"If you mind, after I'm finished", Acosta said, naming several female reporters, "one of our female colleagues could go after me".
Trump said we're at "a very big moment for our country", warning that politics is taking a bad turn. As we got to know one another, I discovered that Debbie was very anxious about fitting in. "I could have a lot of Supreme Court judges, more than two". Allegations can go the other way also-you understand that. In this case, you're guilty until proven innocent. I was very happy with Luther Strange.
He suggested that Ford would get "her day in court", apparently referring to testifying in front of the Senate Judiciary Committee under oath tomorrow along with nominee Kavanaugh. We talked at night as freshman roommates do and I would see him as he returned from nights out with his friends. "I'm going to be watching, believe it or not".