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Supreme Court / Kavanaugh Nomination / Ford Testimony / A Discussion #1130464

CNN Evening News for Friday, Sep 21, 2018
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(Studio: Anderson Cooper) The latest deadline from the Senate Judiciary Committee for Christine Blasey Ford, who accuses Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexual assault, to agree to testify on Wednesday noted. A Keeping Them Honest look at an alternate theory from conservative lawyer Ed Whelan that Ford may have mistaken Kavanaugh for a classmate {not named} introduced; Whelan tweet quoted. [On Monday, Senator Orrin HATCH - says she is mixed up & mistaken.] The Fox story on the Whelan theory shown. Trump tweet today questioning Ford's charges quoted. [Senator Susan COLLINS - says she was appalled by the president's tweet: wrong.]

(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with CNN's Max Boot & Judicial Crisis Network;s Carrie Severino about Ford & Kavanaugh. [SEVERINO - offerS views on the Whelan story at the time of the debate over Ford agreeing to testify, denies her public relations firm gave her talking points on the Whelan theory.] [BOOT - offerS views on how the FBI should be involved, Whelan's callus naming of an innocent person, how Whelan is a friend of Kavanaugh.]

Reporter(s):
Cooper, Anderson
Duration:
00:11:20

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