Sen. Lindsey Graham got really, really mad at the Kavanaugh hearing

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Brett Kavanaugh looked in desperate need of a fighter on his behalf Thursday as he gave impassioned testimony to the Senate Judiciary Committee denying allegations of sexual assault.

In another statement, Patrick J. Smyth, identified by Ford as being among those downstairs at the party, says "I have no knowledge of the party in question; nor do I have any knowledge of the allegations of improper conduct she has leveled against Brett Kavanaugh'".

But all 10 of the panel's Democrats repeatedly called for an FBI investigation of Ford's allegation and those of two other women. "God, I hope you never get it!" a sneering Graham shouted at Democrats, his face growing red.

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"To my Republican colleagues", Graham said. I hope the American people can see through this sham. Lindsey Graham of SC, who told the judge straight out, "You've got nothing to apologize for". "I would never do to them what you've done to this guy". He managed a smile when Graham asked if he considered the confirmation process to be like a job interview.

Democratic senators pressed Kavanaugh over and over again to request an FBI investigation if he had nothing to hide.

Sen. Graham isn't buying the claim that Dr. Ford's friends leaked the letter.

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"This is Hell", erupted Graham on Thursday. Lindsey Graham's office in Mt. "That he would be a serious person in a frivolous era".

"Morning Joe" host Joe Scarborough, meanwhile accused Graham of having gone "from being John McCain's wingman in politics to becoming Donald Trump's carnival barker". Lindsey Graham to have a temper tantrum and twice reference fallen television icon Bill Cosby. Just as Republicans were beginning to think this could be the end, it was Graham who dumped cold water on the Democrats and delivered a shot of adrenaline to the wobbly GOP. "And my problem is with the people who did this to him, not how he responded".

"The constant drumbeat by Republicans that sexual battery allegations against Brett Kavanaugh were mishandled is clearly an effort to discredit the women who have come forward over the past couple weeks", Ms. Feinstein said.

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