PHOTOS: Kavanaugh, Ford testify on Capitol Hill

WASHINGTON — The Senate Judiciary Committee is hearing testimony Thursday from Christine Blasey Ford, and will hear testimony from Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, on an alleged sexual assault from decades ago.

The hearing could bring to a close days of high-stakes brinkmanship that roiled Washington ahead of midterm elections and threaten to jeopardize Kavanaugh’s confirmation to the court.

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Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh testifies before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018. (Win McNamee/Pool Photo via AP)
Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh testifies before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018. (Win McNamee/Pool Photo via AP) (AP/Win McNamee)
Christine Blasey Ford listens to her attorney Debra Katz, as Keith Kogner pats her on the head at the end of a hearing before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018 in Washington. (Jim Bourg/Pool Photo via AP)
Christine Blasey Ford listens to her attorney Debra Katz, as Keith Kogner pats her on the head at the end of a hearing before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018 in Washington. (Jim Bourg/Pool Photo via AP) (AP/Jim Bourg)
Christine Blasey Ford testifies to the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018. (Saul Loeb/Pool Photo via AP)
Christine Blasey Ford testifies to the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018. (Saul Loeb/Pool Photo via AP) (AP/Saul Loeb)
Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh testifies during the Senate Judiciary Committee, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018 on Capitol Hill in Washington. (Tom Williams/Pool Image via AP)
Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh testifies during the Senate Judiciary Committee, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018 on Capitol Hill in Washington. (Tom Williams/Pool Image via AP) (AP/Tom Williams)
Supporters of Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh gather inside the Hart Senate Office Building on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018. The Senate Judiciary Committee is hearing from Christine Blasey Ford, the woman who says Kavanaugh sexually assaulted her. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)
Supporters of Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh gather inside the Hart Senate Office Building on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018. The Senate Judiciary Committee is hearing from Christine Blasey Ford, the woman who says Kavanaugh sexually assaulted her. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky) (AP/Patrick Semansky)
Women demonstrate in support of Christine Blasey Ford outside of the Supreme Court in D.C. on Thursday, September 28, 2018. (WTOP/Alejandro Alvarez)
Women demonstrate in support of Christine Blasey Ford outside of the Supreme Court in D.C. on Thursday, September 28, 2018. (WTOP/Alejandro Alvarez) (WTOP/Alejandro Alvarez)
Women demonstrate in support of Christine Blasey Ford outside of the Supreme Court in D.C. on Thursday, September 28, 2018. (WTOP/Alejandro Alvarez)
Women demonstrate in support of Christine Blasey Ford outside of the Supreme Court in D.C. on Thursday, September 28, 2018. (WTOP/Alejandro Alvarez) (WTOP/Alejandro Alvarez)
Women demonstrate in support of Christine Blasey Ford outside of the Supreme Court in D.C. on Thursday, September 28, 2018. (WTOP/Alejandro Alvarez)
Women demonstrate in support of Christine Blasey Ford outside of the Supreme Court in D.C. on Thursday, September 28, 2018. (WTOP/Alejandro Alvarez) (WTOP/Alejandro Alvarez)
Women demonstrate in support of Christine Blasey Ford outside of the Supreme Court in D.C. on Thursday, September 28, 2018. (WTOP/Alejandro Alvarez) (WTOP/Alejandro Alvarez)
Lisa McAllister, left, Virginia Wisdom, center, and Karina Provost demonstrate in support of Christine Blasey Ford in Las Vegas on Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018. Nevada’s Republican governor says the U.S. Senate should not cast a final vote on the U.S. Supreme Court nomination of Brett Kavanaugh without a full review of the allegations of sexual misconduct that have been made against the nominee. (AP Photo/Michelle L. Price)
Lisa McAllister, left, Virginia Wisdom, center, and Karina Provost demonstrate in support of Christine Blasey Ford in Las Vegas on Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018. Nevada’s Republican governor says the U.S. Senate should not cast a final vote on the U.S. Supreme Court nomination of Brett Kavanaugh without a full review of the allegations of sexual misconduct that have been made against the nominee. (AP Photo/Michelle L. Price) (AP/Michelle L. Price)
Anita Hill wipes her eye after speaking at the University of Utah on Wednesday, Sept. 26, 2018, in Salt Lake City. Hill has been back in the spotlight since Christine Blasey Ford accused Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexually assaulting her when the two were in high school. Hill's 1991 testimony against Clarence Thomas riveted the nation. Thomas was confirmed anyway, but the hearing ushered in a new awareness of sexual harassment. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer)
Anita Hill wipes her eye after speaking at the University of Utah on Wednesday, Sept. 26, 2018, in Salt Lake City. Hill has been back in the spotlight since Christine Blasey Ford accused Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexually assaulting her when the two were in high school. Hill’s 1991 testimony against Clarence Thomas riveted the nation. Thomas was confirmed anyway, but the hearing ushered in a new awareness of sexual harassment. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer) (AP/Rick Bowmer)
Phoenix prosecutor Rachel Mitchell questions Christine Blasey Ford as Senators, from left, Sen. Ben Sasse, R-Neb., Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, Sen. Mike Lee, R-Utah., and Sen. John Cornyn, R-Texas, listen during the Senate Judiciary Committee hearing, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018 on Capitol Hill in Washington. (Tom Williams/Pool Image via AP)
Phoenix prosecutor Rachel Mitchell questions Christine Blasey Ford as Senators, from left, Sen. Ben Sasse, R-Neb., Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, Sen. Mike Lee, R-Utah., and Sen. John Cornyn, R-Texas, listen during the Senate Judiciary Committee hearing, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018 on Capitol Hill in Washington. (Tom Williams/Pool Image via AP) (AP/Tom Williams)
Rep. Carolyn Maloney, D-N.Y., cries as Christine Blasey Ford testifies before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, Pool)
Rep. Carolyn Maloney, D-N.Y., cries as Christine Blasey Ford testifies before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, Pool) (AP/Andrew Harnik)
A supporter of Christine Blasey Ford, with "Kav-A-Nope" written on her hand is arrested for blocking traffic on the street between the Supreme Court and Capitol in Washington, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018. T (AP Photo/Cliff Owen)
A supporter of Christine Blasey Ford, with “Kav-A-Nope” written on her hand is arrested for blocking traffic on the street between the Supreme Court and Capitol in Washington, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018. T (AP Photo/Cliff Owen) (AP/Cliff Owen)
A protester opposing Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh carries an umbrella as protesters gather outside the U.S. Capitol on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)
A protester opposing Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh carries an umbrella as protesters gather outside the U.S. Capitol on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky) (AP/Patrick Semansky)
WASHINGTON, DC - SEPTEMBER 27: (L-R) A protestor and a pro-Kavanaugh supporter argue outside the Dirksen Senate Office Building on Capitol Hill, September 27, 2018 in Washington, DC. On Thursday, Christine Blasey Ford, who has accused Kavanaugh of sexual assault, testified before the Senate Judiciary Committee. (Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images)
WASHINGTON, DC – SEPTEMBER 27: (L-R) A protestor and a pro-Kavanaugh supporter argue outside the Dirksen Senate Office Building on Capitol Hill, September 27, 2018 in Washington, DC. On Thursday, Christine Blasey Ford, who has accused Kavanaugh of sexual assault, testified before the Senate Judiciary Committee. (Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images) (Getty Images/Drew Angerer)
WASHINGTON, DC - SEPTEMBER 27: Police arrest protestors demonstrating against Supreme Court Nominee Brett Kavanaugh near the U.S. Supreme Court on September 27, 2018 in Washington, DC. On Thursday, Christine Blasey Ford, who has accused Kavanaugh of sexual assault, is testifying before the Senate Judiciary Committee.  (Photo by Zach Gibson/Getty Images)
WASHINGTON, DC – SEPTEMBER 27: Police arrest protestors demonstrating against Supreme Court Nominee Brett Kavanaugh near the U.S. Supreme Court on September 27, 2018 in Washington, DC. On Thursday, Christine Blasey Ford, who has accused Kavanaugh of sexual assault, is testifying before the Senate Judiciary Committee. (Photo by Zach Gibson/Getty Images) (Getty Images/Zach Gibson)
NEW HAVEN, CT - SEPTEMBER 27: A student watches the U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee hearings for testimony from Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh and Dr. Christine Blasey Ford on his computer at Blue State Coffee, on Yale University's campus on September 27, 2018 in New Haven, Connecticut. Ford, a professor at Palo Alto University and a research psychologist at the Stanford University School of Medicine, has accused Kavanaugh of sexually assaulting her during a party in 1982 when they were high school students in suburban Maryland. (Photo by Yana Paskova/Getty Images)
NEW HAVEN, CT – SEPTEMBER 27: A student watches the U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee hearings for testimony from Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh and Dr. Christine Blasey Ford on his computer at Blue State Coffee, on Yale University’s campus on September 27, 2018 in New Haven, Connecticut. Ford, a professor at Palo Alto University and a research psychologist at the Stanford University School of Medicine, has accused Kavanaugh of sexually assaulting her during a party in 1982 when they were high school students in suburban Maryland. (Photo by Yana Paskova/Getty Images) (Getty Images/Yana Paskova)
WASHINGTON, DC - SEPTEMBER 27: Actress and activist Alyssa Milano (R) listens to Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh as he testifies before the U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill on September 27, 2018 in Washington, DC. Kavanaugh was called back to testify about claims by Dr. Christine Blasey Ford, who has accused him of sexually assaulting her during a party in 1982 when they were high school students in suburban Maryland. (Photo by Saul Loeb - Pool /Getty Images)
WASHINGTON, DC – SEPTEMBER 27: Actress and activist Alyssa Milano (R) listens to Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh as he testifies before the U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill on September 27, 2018 in Washington, DC. Kavanaugh was called back to testify about claims by Dr. Christine Blasey Ford, who has accused him of sexually assaulting her during a party in 1982 when they were high school students in suburban Maryland. (Photo by Saul Loeb – Pool /Getty Images) (Getty Images/Pool)
NEW HAVEN, CT - SEPTEMBER 27: A TV inside Yorkside Pizza Restaurant shows the U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee hearings for testimony from Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh and Dr. Christine Blasey Ford, on Yale University's campus on September 27, 2018 in New Haven, Connecticut. Ford, a professor at Palo Alto University and a research psychologist at the Stanford University School of Medicine, has accused Kavanaugh of sexually assaulting her during a party in 1982 when they were high school students in suburban Maryland. (Photo by Yana Paskova/Getty Images)
NEW HAVEN, CT – SEPTEMBER 27: A TV inside Yorkside Pizza Restaurant shows the U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee hearings for testimony from Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh and Dr. Christine Blasey Ford, on Yale University’s campus on September 27, 2018 in New Haven, Connecticut. Ford, a professor at Palo Alto University and a research psychologist at the Stanford University School of Medicine, has accused Kavanaugh of sexually assaulting her during a party in 1982 when they were high school students in suburban Maryland. (Photo by Yana Paskova/Getty Images) (Getty Images/Yana Paskova)
LOS ANGELES, CA - SEPTEMBER 27:  People watch a television broadcast as Brett Kavanaugh testifies during the Senate hearing over Brett Kavanaugh's Supreme Court nomination on September 27, 2018 in Los Angeles, California. A professor at Palo Alto University and a research psychologist at the Stanford University School of Medicine, Dr. Christine Blasey Ford has accused Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh of sexually assaulting her during a party in 1982 when they were high school students in suburban Maryland.  (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)
LOS ANGELES, CA – SEPTEMBER 27: People watch a television broadcast as Brett Kavanaugh testifies during the Senate hearing over Brett Kavanaugh’s Supreme Court nomination on September 27, 2018 in Los Angeles, California. A professor at Palo Alto University and a research psychologist at the Stanford University School of Medicine, Dr. Christine Blasey Ford has accused Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh of sexually assaulting her during a party in 1982 when they were high school students in suburban Maryland. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images) (Getty Images/Mario Tama)
Protesters opposing Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh sit on a street between the Supreme Court and the U.S. Capitol on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)
Protesters opposing Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh sit on a street between the Supreme Court and the U.S. Capitol on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky) (AP/Patrick Semansky)
Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., makes a point during a hearing with Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh during his Senate Justice Committee hearing, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018 in Washington. (Win McNamee/Pool Image via AP)
Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., makes a point during a hearing with Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh during his Senate Justice Committee hearing, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018 in Washington. (Win McNamee/Pool Image via AP) (AP/Win McNamee)
Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh gives his opening statement before the Senate Judiciary Committee, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018 on Capitol Hill in Washington. (Saul Loeb/Pool Image via AP)
Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh gives his opening statement before the Senate Judiciary Committee, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018 on Capitol Hill in Washington. (Saul Loeb/Pool Image via AP) (AP/Saul Loeb)
Christine Blasey Ford is hugged by her attorney Debra Katz after she finished testifying before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, Pool)
Christine Blasey Ford is hugged by her attorney Debra Katz after she finished testifying before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, Pool) (AP/Andrew Harnik)
Supporters of Christine Blasey Ford parade past the Capitol in Washington, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018. T (AP Photo/Cliff Owen)
Supporters of Christine Blasey Ford parade past the Capitol in Washington, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018. T (AP Photo/Cliff Owen) (AP/Cliff Owen)
Judge Brett Kavanaugh arrives to testify with his wife Ashley Estes Kavanaugh before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, Pool)
Judge Brett Kavanaugh arrives to testify with his wife Ashley Estes Kavanaugh before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, Pool) (AP/Andrew Harnik)
Christine Blasey Ford testifies to the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018. (Saul Loeb/Pool Photo via AP)
Christine Blasey Ford testifies to the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018. (Saul Loeb/Pool Photo via AP) (AP/Saul Loeb)
Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh is sworn in before testifying before the Senate Judiciary Committee, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018 on Capitol Hill in Washington. (Saul Loeb/Pool Image via AP)
Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh is sworn in before testifying before the Senate Judiciary Committee, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018 on Capitol Hill in Washington. (Saul Loeb/Pool Image via AP) (AP/Saul Loeb)
Brett Kavanaugh, President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee, arrives for a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)
Brett Kavanaugh, President Donald Trump’s Supreme Court nominee, arrives for a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster) (AP/Carolyn Kaster)
Students at the University of North Carolina School of Law in Chapel Hill, N.C. watch Christine Blasey Ford as she testifies before the Senate Judiciary Committee Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018. (AP Photo/Gerry Broome)
Students at the University of North Carolina School of Law in Chapel Hill, N.C. watch Christine Blasey Ford as she testifies before the Senate Judiciary Committee Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018. (AP Photo/Gerry Broome) (AP/Gerry Broome)
Phoenix prosecutor Rachel Mitchell asks questions to Christine Blasey Ford before the Senate Judiciary Committee hearing, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018 in Washington. (Michael Reynolds/Pool Image via AP)
Phoenix prosecutor Rachel Mitchell asks questions to Christine Blasey Ford before the Senate Judiciary Committee hearing, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018 in Washington. (Michael Reynolds/Pool Image via AP) (AP/MICHAEL REYNOLDS)
People gather outside of the Dirksen Senate Office building to listen, on a cellphone through a bullhorn, to Christine Blasey Ford's testimony before the Senate Judiciary Committee in Washington, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018. The Committee will hold a hearing today with Supreme Court Nominee Brett Kavanaugh and Christine Blasey Ford, the woman who says he sexually assaulted her. (AP Photo/Cliff Owen)
People gather outside of the Dirksen Senate Office building to listen, on a cellphone through a bullhorn, to Christine Blasey Ford’s testimony before the Senate Judiciary Committee in Washington, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018. The Committee will hold a hearing today with Supreme Court Nominee Brett Kavanaugh and Christine Blasey Ford, the woman who says he sexually assaulted her. (AP Photo/Cliff Owen) (AP/Cliff Owen)
Senate Judiciary Chairman Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa., talks during a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing with Christine Blasey Ford, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018 on Capitol Hill in Washington.   (Erin Schaff/The New York Times via AP, Pool)
Senate Judiciary Chairman Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa., talks during a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing with Christine Blasey Ford, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018 on Capitol Hill in Washington. (Erin Schaff/The New York Times via AP, Pool) (AP/Erin Schaff)
Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., a vocal critic of Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh over the sexual harassment allegations made against him, greets womens' rights activists in the Hart Senate Office Building as the Senate Judiciary Committee hears from Kavanaugh and Christine Blasey Ford, his accuser, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., a vocal critic of Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh over the sexual harassment allegations made against him, greets womens’ rights activists in the Hart Senate Office Building as the Senate Judiciary Committee hears from Kavanaugh and Christine Blasey Ford, his accuser, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite) (AP/J. Scott Applewhite)
Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, D-N.Y., walks outside the hearing room during a break in a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018, with Christine Blasey Ford and Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)
Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, D-N.Y., walks outside the hearing room during a break in a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018, with Christine Blasey Ford and Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster) (AP/Carolyn Kaster)
Christine Blasey Ford takes a break in her testimony before the Senate Judiciary Committee, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018 on Capitol Hill in Washington. Lawyers seated are Debra Katz and Michael Bromwich. (Saul Loeb/ Pool Image via AP)
Christine Blasey Ford takes a break in her testimony before the Senate Judiciary Committee, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018 on Capitol Hill in Washington. Lawyers seated are Debra Katz and Michael Bromwich. (Saul Loeb/ Pool Image via AP) (AP/Saul Loeb)
Christine Blasey Ford is sworn in to testify before the Senate Judiciary Committee, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018 in Washington. (Win McNamee/Pool Image via AP)
Christine Blasey Ford is sworn in to testify before the Senate Judiciary Committee, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018 in Washington. (Win McNamee/Pool Image via AP) (AP/Win McNamee)
Protesters gather in front of the Supreme Court on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018. The Senate Judiciary Committee is scheduled to hear Thursday from Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh and Christine Blasey Ford, the woman who says he sexually assaulted her. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)
Protesters gather in front of the Supreme Court on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018. The Senate Judiciary Committee is scheduled to hear Thursday from Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh and Christine Blasey Ford, the woman who says he sexually assaulted her. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky) (AP/Patrick Semansky)
Sen. Jeff Flake, R-Ariz., arrives for the Senate Judiciary hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018 with Christine Blasey Ford and Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh.(AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)
Sen. Jeff Flake, R-Ariz., arrives for the Senate Judiciary hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018 with Christine Blasey Ford and Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh.(AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster) (AP/Carolyn Kaster)
Actress Alyssa Milano talks to the media after she arrived for the Senate Judiciary hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018. with Christine Blasey Ford and Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh. (Michael Reynolds/Pool Photo via AP)
Actress Alyssa Milano talks to the media after she arrived for the Senate Judiciary hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018. with Christine Blasey Ford and Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh. (Michael Reynolds/Pool Photo via AP) (AP/Michael Reynolds)
Protesters gather in front of the Supreme Court on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018. The Senate Judiciary Committee is scheduled to hear from Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh and Christine Blasey Ford, the woman who says he sexually assaulted her. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)
Protesters gather in front of the Supreme Court on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018. The Senate Judiciary Committee is scheduled to hear from Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh and Christine Blasey Ford, the woman who says he sexually assaulted her. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky) (AP/Patrick Semansky)
Christine Blasey Ford is sworn in by Senate Judiciary Committee chairman Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, to testify before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018.  (Tom Williams/Pool Photo via AP)
Christine Blasey Ford is sworn in by Senate Judiciary Committee chairman Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, to testify before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018. (Tom Williams/Pool Photo via AP) (AP/Tom Williams)
Christine Blasey Ford arrives to testify before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018. (Michael Reynolds/Pool Photo via AP)
Christine Blasey Ford arrives to testify before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018. (Michael Reynolds/Pool Photo via AP) (AP/Michael Reynolds)
Women supporters of Christine Blasey Ford demonstrate in front of the Supreme Court in Washington, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018. The Senate Judiciary Committee will hold a hearing today with Supreme Court Nominee Brett Kavanaugh and Christine Blasey Ford, the woman who says he sexually assaulted her. (AP Photo/Cliff Owen)
Women supporters of Christine Blasey Ford demonstrate in front of the Supreme Court in Washington, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018. The Senate Judiciary Committee will hold a hearing today with Supreme Court Nominee Brett Kavanaugh and Christine Blasey Ford, the woman who says he sexually assaulted her. (AP Photo/Cliff Owen) (AP/Cliff Owen)
A protester wears a piece of tape over her mouth as she stands inside the Hart Senate Office Building on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018. The Senate Judiciary Committee is scheduled to hear Thursday from Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh and Christine Blasey Ford, the woman who says he sexually assaulted her. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)
A protester wears a piece of tape over her mouth as she stands inside the Hart Senate Office Building on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018. The Senate Judiciary Committee is scheduled to hear Thursday from Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh and Christine Blasey Ford, the woman who says he sexually assaulted her. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky) (AP/Patrick Semansky)
Senate Judiciary Committee chairman Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, pauses to speak to reporters as he arrives for the Senate Judiciary hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018, with Christine Blasey Ford and Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)
Senate Judiciary Committee chairman Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, pauses to speak to reporters as he arrives for the Senate Judiciary hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018, with Christine Blasey Ford and Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster) (AP/Carolyn Kaster)
Supporters of Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh gather inside the Hart Senate Office Building on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018. The Senate Judiciary Committee is hearing from Christine Blasey Ford, the woman who says Kavanaugh sexually assaulted her. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)
Supporters of Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh gather inside the Hart Senate Office Building on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018. The Senate Judiciary Committee is hearing from Christine Blasey Ford, the woman who says Kavanaugh sexually assaulted her. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky) (AP/Patrick Semansky)
Women supporters of Christine Blasey Ford demonstrate in front of the Supreme Court in Washington, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018. The Senate Judiciary Committee will hold a hearing today with Supreme Court Nominee Brett Kavanaugh and Christine Blasey Ford, the woman who says he sexually assaulted her. (AP Photo/Cliff Owen)
Women supporters of Christine Blasey Ford demonstrate in front of the Supreme Court in Washington, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018. The Senate Judiciary Committee will hold a hearing today with Supreme Court Nominee Brett Kavanaugh and Christine Blasey Ford, the woman who says he sexually assaulted her. (AP Photo/Cliff Owen) (AP/Cliff Owen)
A protester displays a message in support of sexual assault survivors on her palm in front of the Supreme Court on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018. The Senate Judiciary Committee is scheduled to hear from Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh and Christine Blasey Ford, the woman who says he sexually assaulted her. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)
A protester displays a message in support of sexual assault survivors on her palm in front of the Supreme Court on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018. The Senate Judiciary Committee is scheduled to hear from Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh and Christine Blasey Ford, the woman who says he sexually assaulted her. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky) (AP/Patrick Semansky)
Protesters demonstrate in the Hart Senate Office Building as the Senate Judiciary Committee hears from Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh and Christine Blasey Ford on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
Protesters demonstrate in the Hart Senate Office Building as the Senate Judiciary Committee hears from Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh and Christine Blasey Ford on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite) (AP/J. Scott Applewhite)
Supporters of Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh walk through the Hart Senate Office Building as the Senate Judiciary Committee hears from Kavanaugh and Christine Blasey Ford on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
Supporters of Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh walk through the Hart Senate Office Building as the Senate Judiciary Committee hears from Kavanaugh and Christine Blasey Ford on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite) (AP/J. Scott Applewhite)
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Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh testifies before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018. (Win McNamee/Pool Photo via AP)
Christine Blasey Ford listens to her attorney Debra Katz, as Keith Kogner pats her on the head at the end of a hearing before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018 in Washington. (Jim Bourg/Pool Photo via AP)
Christine Blasey Ford testifies to the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018. (Saul Loeb/Pool Photo via AP)
Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh testifies during the Senate Judiciary Committee, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018 on Capitol Hill in Washington. (Tom Williams/Pool Image via AP)
Supporters of Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh gather inside the Hart Senate Office Building on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018. The Senate Judiciary Committee is hearing from Christine Blasey Ford, the woman who says Kavanaugh sexually assaulted her. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)
Women demonstrate in support of Christine Blasey Ford outside of the Supreme Court in D.C. on Thursday, September 28, 2018. (WTOP/Alejandro Alvarez)
Women demonstrate in support of Christine Blasey Ford outside of the Supreme Court in D.C. on Thursday, September 28, 2018. (WTOP/Alejandro Alvarez)
Women demonstrate in support of Christine Blasey Ford outside of the Supreme Court in D.C. on Thursday, September 28, 2018. (WTOP/Alejandro Alvarez)
Lisa McAllister, left, Virginia Wisdom, center, and Karina Provost demonstrate in support of Christine Blasey Ford in Las Vegas on Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018. Nevada’s Republican governor says the U.S. Senate should not cast a final vote on the U.S. Supreme Court nomination of Brett Kavanaugh without a full review of the allegations of sexual misconduct that have been made against the nominee. (AP Photo/Michelle L. Price)
Anita Hill wipes her eye after speaking at the University of Utah on Wednesday, Sept. 26, 2018, in Salt Lake City. Hill has been back in the spotlight since Christine Blasey Ford accused Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexually assaulting her when the two were in high school. Hill's 1991 testimony against Clarence Thomas riveted the nation. Thomas was confirmed anyway, but the hearing ushered in a new awareness of sexual harassment. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer)
Phoenix prosecutor Rachel Mitchell questions Christine Blasey Ford as Senators, from left, Sen. Ben Sasse, R-Neb., Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, Sen. Mike Lee, R-Utah., and Sen. John Cornyn, R-Texas, listen during the Senate Judiciary Committee hearing, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018 on Capitol Hill in Washington. (Tom Williams/Pool Image via AP)
Rep. Carolyn Maloney, D-N.Y., cries as Christine Blasey Ford testifies before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, Pool)
A supporter of Christine Blasey Ford, with "Kav-A-Nope" written on her hand is arrested for blocking traffic on the street between the Supreme Court and Capitol in Washington, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018. T (AP Photo/Cliff Owen)
A protester opposing Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh carries an umbrella as protesters gather outside the U.S. Capitol on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)
WASHINGTON, DC - SEPTEMBER 27: (L-R) A protestor and a pro-Kavanaugh supporter argue outside the Dirksen Senate Office Building on Capitol Hill, September 27, 2018 in Washington, DC. On Thursday, Christine Blasey Ford, who has accused Kavanaugh of sexual assault, testified before the Senate Judiciary Committee. (Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images)
WASHINGTON, DC - SEPTEMBER 27: Police arrest protestors demonstrating against Supreme Court Nominee Brett Kavanaugh near the U.S. Supreme Court on September 27, 2018 in Washington, DC. On Thursday, Christine Blasey Ford, who has accused Kavanaugh of sexual assault, is testifying before the Senate Judiciary Committee.  (Photo by Zach Gibson/Getty Images)
NEW HAVEN, CT - SEPTEMBER 27: A student watches the U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee hearings for testimony from Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh and Dr. Christine Blasey Ford on his computer at Blue State Coffee, on Yale University's campus on September 27, 2018 in New Haven, Connecticut. Ford, a professor at Palo Alto University and a research psychologist at the Stanford University School of Medicine, has accused Kavanaugh of sexually assaulting her during a party in 1982 when they were high school students in suburban Maryland. (Photo by Yana Paskova/Getty Images)
WASHINGTON, DC - SEPTEMBER 27: Actress and activist Alyssa Milano (R) listens to Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh as he testifies before the U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill on September 27, 2018 in Washington, DC. Kavanaugh was called back to testify about claims by Dr. Christine Blasey Ford, who has accused him of sexually assaulting her during a party in 1982 when they were high school students in suburban Maryland. (Photo by Saul Loeb - Pool /Getty Images)
NEW HAVEN, CT - SEPTEMBER 27: A TV inside Yorkside Pizza Restaurant shows the U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee hearings for testimony from Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh and Dr. Christine Blasey Ford, on Yale University's campus on September 27, 2018 in New Haven, Connecticut. Ford, a professor at Palo Alto University and a research psychologist at the Stanford University School of Medicine, has accused Kavanaugh of sexually assaulting her during a party in 1982 when they were high school students in suburban Maryland. (Photo by Yana Paskova/Getty Images)
LOS ANGELES, CA - SEPTEMBER 27:  People watch a television broadcast as Brett Kavanaugh testifies during the Senate hearing over Brett Kavanaugh's Supreme Court nomination on September 27, 2018 in Los Angeles, California. A professor at Palo Alto University and a research psychologist at the Stanford University School of Medicine, Dr. Christine Blasey Ford has accused Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh of sexually assaulting her during a party in 1982 when they were high school students in suburban Maryland.  (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)
Protesters opposing Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh sit on a street between the Supreme Court and the U.S. Capitol on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)
Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., makes a point during a hearing with Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh during his Senate Justice Committee hearing, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018 in Washington. (Win McNamee/Pool Image via AP)
Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh gives his opening statement before the Senate Judiciary Committee, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018 on Capitol Hill in Washington. (Saul Loeb/Pool Image via AP)
Christine Blasey Ford is hugged by her attorney Debra Katz after she finished testifying before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, Pool)
Supporters of Christine Blasey Ford parade past the Capitol in Washington, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018. T (AP Photo/Cliff Owen)
Judge Brett Kavanaugh arrives to testify with his wife Ashley Estes Kavanaugh before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, Pool)
Christine Blasey Ford testifies to the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018. (Saul Loeb/Pool Photo via AP)
Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh is sworn in before testifying before the Senate Judiciary Committee, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018 on Capitol Hill in Washington. (Saul Loeb/Pool Image via AP)
Brett Kavanaugh, President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee, arrives for a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)
Students at the University of North Carolina School of Law in Chapel Hill, N.C. watch Christine Blasey Ford as she testifies before the Senate Judiciary Committee Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018. (AP Photo/Gerry Broome)
Phoenix prosecutor Rachel Mitchell asks questions to Christine Blasey Ford before the Senate Judiciary Committee hearing, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018 in Washington. (Michael Reynolds/Pool Image via AP)
People gather outside of the Dirksen Senate Office building to listen, on a cellphone through a bullhorn, to Christine Blasey Ford's testimony before the Senate Judiciary Committee in Washington, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018. The Committee will hold a hearing today with Supreme Court Nominee Brett Kavanaugh and Christine Blasey Ford, the woman who says he sexually assaulted her. (AP Photo/Cliff Owen)
Senate Judiciary Chairman Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa., talks during a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing with Christine Blasey Ford, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018 on Capitol Hill in Washington.   (Erin Schaff/The New York Times via AP, Pool)
Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., a vocal critic of Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh over the sexual harassment allegations made against him, greets womens' rights activists in the Hart Senate Office Building as the Senate Judiciary Committee hears from Kavanaugh and Christine Blasey Ford, his accuser, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, D-N.Y., walks outside the hearing room during a break in a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018, with Christine Blasey Ford and Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)
Christine Blasey Ford takes a break in her testimony before the Senate Judiciary Committee, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018 on Capitol Hill in Washington. Lawyers seated are Debra Katz and Michael Bromwich. (Saul Loeb/ Pool Image via AP)
Christine Blasey Ford is sworn in to testify before the Senate Judiciary Committee, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018 in Washington. (Win McNamee/Pool Image via AP)
Protesters gather in front of the Supreme Court on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018. The Senate Judiciary Committee is scheduled to hear Thursday from Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh and Christine Blasey Ford, the woman who says he sexually assaulted her. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)
Sen. Jeff Flake, R-Ariz., arrives for the Senate Judiciary hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018 with Christine Blasey Ford and Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh.(AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)
Actress Alyssa Milano talks to the media after she arrived for the Senate Judiciary hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018. with Christine Blasey Ford and Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh. (Michael Reynolds/Pool Photo via AP)
Protesters gather in front of the Supreme Court on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018. The Senate Judiciary Committee is scheduled to hear from Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh and Christine Blasey Ford, the woman who says he sexually assaulted her. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)
Christine Blasey Ford is sworn in by Senate Judiciary Committee chairman Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, to testify before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018.  (Tom Williams/Pool Photo via AP)
Christine Blasey Ford arrives to testify before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018. (Michael Reynolds/Pool Photo via AP)
Women supporters of Christine Blasey Ford demonstrate in front of the Supreme Court in Washington, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018. The Senate Judiciary Committee will hold a hearing today with Supreme Court Nominee Brett Kavanaugh and Christine Blasey Ford, the woman who says he sexually assaulted her. (AP Photo/Cliff Owen)
A protester wears a piece of tape over her mouth as she stands inside the Hart Senate Office Building on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018. The Senate Judiciary Committee is scheduled to hear Thursday from Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh and Christine Blasey Ford, the woman who says he sexually assaulted her. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)
Senate Judiciary Committee chairman Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, pauses to speak to reporters as he arrives for the Senate Judiciary hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018, with Christine Blasey Ford and Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)
Supporters of Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh gather inside the Hart Senate Office Building on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018. The Senate Judiciary Committee is hearing from Christine Blasey Ford, the woman who says Kavanaugh sexually assaulted her. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)
Women supporters of Christine Blasey Ford demonstrate in front of the Supreme Court in Washington, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018. The Senate Judiciary Committee will hold a hearing today with Supreme Court Nominee Brett Kavanaugh and Christine Blasey Ford, the woman who says he sexually assaulted her. (AP Photo/Cliff Owen)
A protester displays a message in support of sexual assault survivors on her palm in front of the Supreme Court on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018. The Senate Judiciary Committee is scheduled to hear from Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh and Christine Blasey Ford, the woman who says he sexually assaulted her. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)
Protesters demonstrate in the Hart Senate Office Building as the Senate Judiciary Committee hears from Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh and Christine Blasey Ford on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
Supporters of Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh walk through the Hart Senate Office Building as the Senate Judiciary Committee hears from Kavanaugh and Christine Blasey Ford on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)


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