New hearing revives question of whether Kavanaugh lied under oath Rachel Maddow looks at Brett Kavanaugh's testimony in his previous Senate confirmation hearing and how facts learned subsequently contradict his answers, an issue likely to come up now that he faces a new confirmation hearing for a seat on the Supreme Court.
Brett Kavanaugh has used government power to hold back an immigrant from seeking federally and medically approved services and instead imposed his religious views on her. That is not just unconstitutional that is kidnapping by the State...
U.S. women see reason to reject Trump SCOTUS pick Brett Kavanaugh Rachel Maddow outlines the historic depth of the unpopularity of Donald Trump's pick for Supreme Court, Brett Kavanaugh, and and unearths audio of Kavanaugh looking for legalistic excuses to keep a 17-year-old pregnant immigrant from exercising her constitutional right to an abortion.
Kavanaugh accused of misapplying SCOTUS precedent on abortionNancy Northup, president of the Center for Reproductive Rights, talks with Rachel Maddow about why her organization has officially opposed Donald Trump's pick for the Supreme Court, Brett Kavanaugh, the first time in the organization's 25-year history that it has taken such a position.
Kavanaugh behavior on bench suggests opposition to Roe v. Wade Brigitte Amiri, deputy director of the ACLU Reproductive Freedom Project, talks with Rachel Maddow about how Brett Kavanaugh's apparent resistance to allowing a pregnant immigrant access to an abortion contributes to the notion that he would help overturn Roe v. Wade if he were faced with that issue on the Supreme Court.
GOP's War On the Constitution
GOP are continuing with their unconstitutional and immoral behavior;
Ahead of Kavanaugh hearings, GOP prefers secrecy to transparency
- Update Sep 5, 2018-
GOP carries Kavanaugh weight to protect legally precarious Trump Rachel Maddow points out that while many judges are as reliably conservative as Brett Kavanaugh, Kavanaugh is distinct for his opposition to prosecuting presidents, which likely explains the lengths to which Republicans are going to conceal Brett Kavanaugh's past record and rush him onto the Supreme Court.
GOP's "Height Of Hypocrisy" Series
Parkland victim's father: Kavanaugh turned away when I brought up my daughter Fred Guttenberg gets The Last Word on the day that Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee turned away from him when he tried to introduce himself at Kavanaugh’s confirmation hearing. Guttenberg explains what happened and why he is concerned about Brett Kavanaugh’s record.
The NRA, Right Wing & Guns
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Kavanaugh continues to prove that he shouldn't be a Judge in a Democracy (maybe that's why Trump wants him?)...
Sen. Amy Klobuchar: Kavanaugh has ‘very expansive’ view of executive powerSen. Amy Klobuchar steps out of the hearing with Brett Kavanaugh to share her impressions of the judge, who she says has "very expansive view of executive power."
Veracity of Kavanaugh testimony under oath challenged at hearingRachel Maddow reviews highlights of Brett Kavanaugh's Senate Supreme Court confirmation hearing, from his ducking questions about prosecuting presidents to questions about whether he was truthful in his past Senate testimony.
Kavanaugh ducks answering on points of personal controversy Senator Cory Booker talks with Rachel Maddow about his frustrations getting straight answers from Brett Kavanaugh at today's Supreme Court confirmation hearing, compounded by Republicans withholding information about Kavanaugh's record.
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Only the brave can win fair maidens heart...er, I mean fighting liars can only be done with bravery if you are to fulfill your oath to the Constitution and your responsibilities to the people...
Senator Cory Booker blasts SCOTUS hearing Senator Cory Booker dares Republicans to expel him for violating what he calls a sham rule in the Senate confirmation hearing of Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh.
Overlap in Kavanaugh nomination, Trump Russia probe becomes clear Rachel Maddow points out that between the selection of Brett Kavanaugh for his position on presidential prosecutions and the choice of a lawyer for witnesses in the Trump Russia investigation to process Kavanaugh documents, the Kavanaugh nomination and the Russia investigation are more related than they appear on the surface.
Swalwell: Kavanaugh 'the wrong judge at the wrong time' Rep. Eric Swalwell talks with Rachel Maddow about why the Trump Russia investigation should not just preclude Donald Trump from naming a Supreme Court justice, but should also rule out Brett Kavanaugh.
Nixon's White House counsel to testify against Kavanaugh FridayRachel Maddow alerts viewers that among the witnesses to testify in the Brett Kavanaugh nomination hearing on Friday will be John Dean, Richard Nixon's former White House counsel, who will speak against Kavanaugh's views on investigating a president.
Kavanaugh denies discussing Russia probe with Trump lawyer's firm Senator Kamala Harris talks with Rachel Maddow about Brett Kavanaugh's evasiveness on whether he discussed Robert Mueller's Trump Russia investigation with anyone from the law firm of Marc Kasowitz, a lawyer retained by Donald Trump.
Also, media is gossiping like high school children, certainly not doing thier jobs (flashback?);
The apathy in the media regarding Brett Kavanaugh is a national scandal
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Being a "partisan warrior", while being perfectly in line with Republican propaganda and politics, is completely inappropriate for the impartiality expected of an American judge. Maybe Russia would be a better place for him?
Trump’s Supreme Court pick Brett Kavanaugh called GOP ‘partisan warrior’Donald Trump’s Supreme Court pick Brett Kavanaugh was described as ‘a partisan warrior’ by journalist David Brock, who penned an opinion alleging Kavanaugh is ‘in his bones a Republican operative’—not impartial. Joy Reid is joined by Brock on his allegations, then she and her panel discuss.
Documents expose Kavanaugh as political operator in GOP machine Dahlia Lithwick, senior editor and legal correspondent at Slate, talks with Rachel Maddow about what Brett Kavanaugh's past documents and contradictions in his testimony reveal about his political nature.
By calling birth control pills "abortion inducing drugs" Brett Kavanaugh is supporting an ancient Roman Catholic Church belief (also in context of a a religious group) which is so unconstitutional that I'm surprised he's even a judge (i.e. choosing religion over the Constitution). This also fits the right wings abortion terrorism movement and suggests even worse things about Brett's character.
Hearing highlights extent of Kavanaugh's anti-abortion extremism Rachel Maddow looks at how Brett Kavanaugh's views on abortion and even birth control were revealed in the course of his Senate confirmation hearing.
Media is continuing its war on the people (by not presenting/pushing essential information to the public, such as FOX NEWS IS LYING)...
13 critical moments of Brett Kavanaugh's Senate hearing Many media outlets downplayed the hearings, but they were full of newsworthy moments
Read full article here.
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Clearly Brett Kavanaugh would be bad for Native Americans and represents a long tradition of Southern Genocide and general Christian based religious meanness to the Natives of this great land...
Murkowski gets local pressure to vote against Kavanaugh Rachel Maddow reports on how Brett Kavanaugh's record on indigenous people's rights is of particular concern to Senator Lisa Murkowski's constituents in Alaska.
How can a judge not be impeached for lying under oath?
Kavanaugh called out for false statements on stolen documentsLisa Graves, former Senate Judiciary Committee chief counsel for nominations, argues that Brett Kavanaugh has lied in past testimony under oath about stolen Democratic documents and should not only not be confirmed to the Supreme Court, but should be impeached from the bench.
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Sam Bee breaks down Brett Kavanaugh's latest scandal;
Brett Kavanaugh: No More Nineties Reboots, Please | September 19, 2018 Act 1 | Full Frontal on TBS
Republicans are doing what they do best. Treason.
Lawrence: Sen. Grassley proves that Sen. Grassley is lyingIn 1991, The Senate Judiciary Committee pushed for the FBI to investigate Anita Hill's claims against Clarence Thomas. But now, Chairman Grassley is refusing the request by Dr. Christine Blasey Ford for an independent FBI investigation into her allegation against Brett Kavanaugh.