High emotions during Kavanaugh hearing

Will the testimonies of Brett Kavanaugh and Christine Blasey Ford leave America more divided?
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The us capital in the early morning hours as you can see where a lot of action expected again today of course yesterday we have those emotional testimonies have played out. On Capitol Hill both of them. Fraught with accusations of denials yelling some tears as well. The hearing in which Christine Baltic port accuse Supreme Court nominee Brent Cavanaugh of sexual assault. Sparked outrage any vote send the B but for many it's still left many questions and answered. And here today not because I want to peak. And terrifying. And here because they believe it's nice civic duty to tell you what happened to me while wreck happened and I were in high school. I was pushed onto the bed and Brett cut on top of me. He began running its hands over my body and grinding into me Brecht groped me and tried to take off my clothes. He had a her time because he is very inebriated. And because I was wearing a one piece bathing suit underneath my clothing. I believe he was going to rape me I tried to yell for help. When I did that Brett and his hand over my mouth to stop me from yelling. This is what terrified me the most and has had the most lasting impact on my life. It was hard for me to freeze. And I thought that Brett was accidentally. Going to kill me. I don't have all the answers and I don't. Remember if that's his I would like to what is the strongest memory you have for its laughter between the to. And they're having fun. At my expense. How are you so sure that it was he. And the same way that ensure that and talking to you right now it's just basic memory functions. And also just the level of nor Akron Akron app and a friend in the brain that. Sort of as you know includes. That Americans entering codes memories into the hippocampus and so the trauma related experience than is kind of locked there whereas other. He tells and it kept. And asking you to address this new defense of mistaken identity directly doctor forward. With what degree of certainty do you believe Brett Cavanaugh solved. 100%. I thank you very much her testimony. More importantly for your bravery coming out I've never sexually assaulted anyone gotten high school. I'm Carl it's not ever I'm not questioning. That doctor Ford may have been sexually assaulted. By some person. In some place. At some time this quote task and coordinated character assassination. Will dissuade competent. And good people. Of all political persuasions from serving our country. A democratic senator on this committee public re publicly referred to me as evil. Evil. Think about that word. It said that those who supported me or quote complicit in the evil. What you're saying if I if I understand it. Is that the allegations by doctor Ford mr. Mears and missed that Dick swett ethnic. Are are wrong. Yet that it that is emphatically when I'm saying. In medically. Have you ever engaged in sexual behavior with doctor Ford even if it was consensual. Now. That's Kevin how would you support an FBI investigation right now I I want to whatever. The committee wants to I'd personally do you think that's the best thing for us to do. Mornings you'll look senator I apps are. I set I wanted to hearing and I'd set I was welcome anything on the it is sent. If you wanted to FBI investigation you could ever come to us what you want to do is destroy this guy's life. Hold this seat open and hope you win at 28 warning this is the moat aren't ethical. Sham. Since happen and polity. X she's not a good process. But it's all we've got and I would just urge my colleagues to recognize that in the end. We are 21 very imperfect senators. Trying to do our best to provide advice and consent. And in the end there is likely to be as much doubt as certainty. Going out of this room today. It's a lot of people are wondering what exactly Jeff flake thinks we'll find little later on today.

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