In an updated statement , Kavanaugh said at the White House on Monday , "This is a completely false allegation". According to Ford , the alleged incident took place during the summer in the early 1980s. The claim has jeopardised Mr Kavanaugh's formerly all-but certain-nomination for a lifetime job on the Supreme Court. McConnell said that "blatant malpractice" by Democrats - not releasing a letter by the accuser until the confirmation process was nearing its end - "will not stop ...
It was previously used by two former South Korean presidents during their own summits with Kim's dad, Kim Jing-Il, in 2000 and 2007. The South Korean president brought a large entourage of some 110 delegates, including top business leaders, that will discuss strengthening ties between the neighbors.
Trump was speaking at a joint press conference on Tuesday with his Polish counterpart, Andrzej Duda - who had come to White House to press his government's arguments for a base - which he jokily suggested could be called "Fort Trump". "If they're willing to do that, it's something we will certainly talk about", Trump said. "I am convinced that such a decision lies in the Polish interest and in the interest of the United States".
A court hearing was scheduled Friday for Paul Manafort amid reports that President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman was nearing a plea deal to avoid trial on charges stemming from work he did for pro-Russia political forces in Ukraine.
The Constitutional Court will on Tuesday be handing down judgment on the question of whether or not to decriminalise cannabis use. "Just last week the damning statistics showed an increase of 30,981 in drug-related crime, up from 292,388 to 323,369, and this week, there is a Constitutional Court ruling that would see efforts to decrease that number hindered".
Burgess said she added her name to the letter because she knows Ford's story " will be scrutinized , and she will be accused of lying". "This woman should not be insulted and she should not be ignored", Conway told Fox News . If the Judiciary committee's timetable slips, it would become increasingly hard for Republicans to schedule a vote before midterm elections on November 6 elections, when congressional control will be at stake.