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Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley demanded lawyers for Christine Blasey Ford turn over records of communications between their legal team and the offices of Democratic Sens. Dianne Feinstein and Mazie Hirono “in light of recently uncovered information.” The RUMOR mill on capital hill is using phrases like "subornation of perjury" and "obstruction of Congress" but these are just rumors -- for now.  UPDATE 4:03 AM EDT SATURDAY -- Now the words "Witness Tampering" are also being heard ! ! ! 

Grassley, R-Iowa, penned a letter to Ford’s legal team late Thursday, renewing requests for evidence. Grassley said the evidence in question had been referenced numerous times to support Ford’s allegations that Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh sexually assaulted her at a high school party 36 years ago.

“I urge you once again, now for the third time in writing, to turn over the therapy notes, polygraph materials, and communications with The Washington Post that Dr. Ford has relied upon as evidence,” Grassley wrote, following up on his initial letter sent on Oct. 2. “In addition to the evidence I requested in my October 2 letter, in light of recently uncovered information, please turn over records and descriptions of direct or indirect communications between Dr. Ford or her representatives and any of the following…”

Grassley requested communications between Ford’s legal team and senators and staffs—“particularly the offices of Senators Feinstein and Hirono,” and communications with the “alleged witnesses” identified by Ford—Mark Judge, Leland Keyser and Patrick “P.J.” Smith.

Grassley also called for records of communications between Ford’s legal team and the other women leveling allegations against Kavanaugh—“Deborah Ramirez, Julie Swetnick, or their representatives.”

Ramirez accused Kavanaugh of exposing himself to her at a dorm party while they were freshmen at Yale University. Swetnick, who is represented by porn star Stormy Daniels’ attorney, Michael Avenatti, alleged Kavanaugh drugged the “punch” at parties in the early 1980s, and was involved in “gang” and “train” rapes.

 

It is unclear at this point what the “recently uncovered information” is.

Ford’s legal team has yet to respond to Grassley’s latest letter. The team only responded to the first letter on Wednesday.

“Dr. Ford is prepared to provide those documents to the FBI when she is interviewed,” Ford attorneys Debra Katz and Lisa Banks wrote to Grassley on Oct. 3. “We have not yet heard from the FBI about scheduling an interview with her.”

Grassley blasted that response. The FBI completed its supplemental background investigation into the allegations against Kavanaugh, and the report was sent to the Senate Judiciary Committee on Thursday. The FBI did not interview Ford or Kavanaugh for its investigation.

Republican senators, even swing votes like Sens. Jeff Flake and Susan Collins, noted the FBI did a "thorough" job with the investigation, and that there was no evidence in the report to corroborate Ford's claims.

“The U.S. Senate doesn’t control the FBI. If you have an objection to how the FBI conducts its investigation, take it up with Director Wray. But don’t raise that objection as a reason not to respond to this Committee’s demand for relevant evidence,” Grassley wrote. “Even if the FBI never interviews Dr. Ford, or interviews her ten times, this Committee has a constitutional obligation to investigate Dr. Ford’s allegations, and that’s what we’ve been doing since we became aware of her allegations.”

Grassley said that Ford’s team’s refusal to provide evidence prevented the Senate from considering Ford’s allegations.

“I don’t know what other interference we should draw from your refusal but that the withheld evidence does not support Dr. Ford’s allegations in quite the way you have claimed,” Grassley wrote.

The full Senate voted to advance Kavanaugh for a confirmation vote, slated for Saturday afternoon.

 

 

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    Sammy jew · 17:57 10/08/2018
    Nobody can touch the jews who rule over you.Dream on Goyim.
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    Sue · 22:19 10/07/2018
    Good. You HAVE to go after them here.
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    jimbim · 09:40 10/06/2018
    The way Ford, her legal team and the democrats works, accusation without any proof......is the same way the US foreign policy works, especially towards Russia, China and Iran.
    A lot of claims, accusations.....always without any proof.
    The Republicans reminds everybody, "Presumption of innocence" "Innocent until proven guilty"
    That does not count in US foreign policy, Russia has meddled in US election.....no proof....but gets punished, al sanctions are based on no proof.
    Now it is Chinas turn, they are meddling in the US midterm election, no proof.
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    Mkanon · 08:48 10/06/2018
    Hey Hal, check out the front page of your website, only 2 articles are loading.
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    WHAAAAAT!!! · 23:03 10/05/2018
    How about putting her under investigation for this ...

    http://www.thecommonsenseshow.com/the-chinese-plot-to-control-the-worlds-food-part-2/
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      Sammy Jew · 10:17 10/06/2018
      This is very interesting ,showing our plans can get you in hot water.Racist antisemitic fellow.
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    Gregg Walker · 22:34 10/05/2018
    They won't comply. They never do. The left is always refusing to play by the rules. The FBI, DOJ, hrc and so many other (even barry and his phony birth certificate) don't cooperate. They obstruct. They stall. They lie. Unless there is some real action taken against this law firm (say by the Bar Association) or unless Congress or the Senate have some power to force them, it just won't happen.
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