The fact that Grassley and McConnell kept a Supreme Court seat open for 422 days to wait for the outcome of an election but won’t give Professor Ford an extra 24 hours to testify tells you all you need to know about the character of the Republican leadership.
— Andrew Weinstein (@Weinsteinlaw) September 21, 2018
Republicans will push the nomination through regardless of what happens at a hearing.
I’m a former US Attorney. If a judge/juror made a public statement that their mind was made up before all testimony is in, the trial would be prejudiced & I’d move for mistrial & have the judge removed.
Mr. Leader, is this the message we want to send to victims of sexual assault? https://t.co/dWHcaOHsG0
— Doug Jones (@DougJones) September 22, 2018