At the United Nations, meanwhile, President Donald Trump said on the eve of the Senate Judiciary Committee hearing with Kavanaugh and Ford that Republicans have been "nice" and "respectful" in their treatment of Ford. He said he did not remember being at a party with her.
Meanwhile, President Donald Trump ramped up his criticism of Ford and Ramirez on Friday, calling the allegations against Kavanaugh "a con game being played by Democrats".
"The Senate, the Republicans, could not be nicer in the way they're handling this". Not in high school, not ever.
Now, after more than a week of public and contentious negotiations between Ford's lawyers and Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, the judge and the professor accusing him are slated to testify.
Murkowski noted in an interview with The New York Times that the need for investigation goes beyond Kavanaugh's hearing and has to do with listening to possible victims. He said he went to church on Sundays and worked on service projects.
"I am not questioning and have not questioned that perhaps Dr. Ford at some point in her life was sexually assaulted by someone at some place, but what I know is I've never sexually assaulted anyone", Kavanaugh said in the Fox News interview. Kavanaugh and his friends denied they were there.
The four sworn affidavits are among the information the committee is considering on the eve of Ford and Kavanaugh's testimony Thursday.
And in a late-night tweet Wednesday, Trump warned "the Democrats are playing a high level CON GAME in their vicious effort to destroy a fine person".
Swetnick alleged that Kavanaugh and Judge were among the boys she saw "lined up outside rooms at many of these parties waiting for their "turn" with a girl inside the room", though it does not appear that Swetnick witnessed such an attack.
Kavanaugh's confirmation would firm up conservative control of the Supreme Court and advance Trump's goal of moving the high court and the broader federal judiciary to the right.
In his declaration, Ford's husband said he learned of his wife's experience with sexual assault "around the time we got married" but that she didn't share details until a couple's therapy session in 2012. Clune wants to talk before handing anything over.
Some in the White House expressed relief that Kavanaugh, 53, presented a positive image to counter the allegations.
The woman also made other accusations in her statement.
The Senate panel is scheduled to hear from Kavanaugh's chief accuser, Christine Blasey Ford, on Thursday.
"I know he's going to stand by me", Kavanaugh said.
Another friend, Adela Gildo-Mazzon, said in her declaration that Ford told her about the alleged assault during a meal in Mountain View, California, in June 2013.
Wilkinson said: "They announced that there were notes and that there had been a lie detector test" but that those materials were not turned over "even though they were requested".
Kavanaugh has denied Ramirez's allegation, as he has with the charge by Christine Blasey Ford that Kavanaugh groped her and tried to forcibly remove her clothes during a drunken party when they were in high school in the early 1980s.
Kavanaugh denies the allegations. Senior Senate Republicans said a vote in the full Senate could happen as early as next Tuesday.
The choice of veteran attorney Rachel Mitchell to ask the questions represents a stiff challenge to Ford, who will be stepping into a global spotlight to tell her story at a quintessential moment of American history.
At their regular Tuesday party lunch, Republicans were told to be prepared to be in Washington this weekend to process Kavanaugh's nomination, senators said.
He said: "Regrettably we find China has been trying to interfere in our upcoming 2018 election and against my administration". We are winning at every level. "We did not and will not interfere in any country's domestic affairs".
Swetnick reports witnessing Kavanaugh engaging in abusive and physically aggressive behavior against girls. Swetnick claims that Judge Kavanaugh and Mark Judge "were present " when she was raped by multiple boys.
Anderson's job in Myrtle Beach is over, but she is preparing for her next assignment in another storm zone in the Carolinas. Boots on the ground include David Anderson from the American Red Cross of Northeast Florida.
Garoppolo's left knee buckled just before the Chiefs' cornerback delivered a shoulder-to-shoulder blow, sending Garoppolo down. The San Francisco 49ers just lost the star they hoped would help raise their fortunes.
Conway said: "Are we going to put decades of pent-up demand for women to feel whole on one man's shoulders?" "I hope she comes". But Durbin left little doubt that that Democrats will go after Kavanaugh's drinking history to help shed light on the matter.
The visitors' register at the mission house also shows that Mulakkal was there on the days mentioned by the nun, said sources. She had said she had to approach the police as the church authorities did not act even after repeated complaints.
Among the theories of how the beluga whale ended up in the Thames is that it followed a shoal of fish into the waterway. The WDC's Danny Groves told the UK Press Association, "He or she is obviously very lost and quite possibly in trouble".
He said he "did not have sexual intercourse or anything close to sexual intercourse in high school or for many years thereafter ". Some prominent Republicans have indicated that they plan to back Trump's nominee regardless of the hearing's outcome.
The Galaxy A7 will be available in select European and Asian markets soon and expand to additional markets later. Samsung , quite clearly, is bringing its latest mid-range phone in line with its other A-branded lineup.
The victory was Woods' 80th on the PGA Tour and puts him just two wins behind Sam Snead who holds the all-time record with 82. But there is a difference this time round that speaks of sport's deeper connection to the trials and agonies of normal life.
Or a hockey game where the team that finished higher in the regular season received a 2-0 lead in the first round of the playoffs. That part's a little bit of a bummer but we're just going to see how it unfolds and hopefully it turns out well.
He is not for the squad for the weekend, of course, but we will see how soon we can try to involve him again". I am fine with him, I think he is fine with me and the situation, so that's all.
Yale Embroiled In Kavanaugh Allegations
But Yale Law School spokeswoman Janet Conroy told the Yale Daily News the press release was not an endorsement of the nomination. In Washington DC, a bus carried protesters to the Supreme Court and Senate buildings to demonstrate.
49ers quarterback tore his ACL vs. Chiefs
They make one more trip to the Midwest for a regular-season game this year, October 15 at Green Bay for Monday Night Football. Garoppolo easily could have stepped out of bounds, but instead he was crushed on his throwing shoulder and had to leave.
These celeb tweets explain why sexual assault goes unreported
Pardon me that this might come off as a set of interview questions from a person of privilege here but I was stunned to see this. Milano, 45, was one of first supporters of the #MeToo movement, becoming an unofficial spokeswoman for it worldwide.