Fox News Declares Hearing ‘Disaster’ For Republicans

Chris Wallace said Christine Blasey Ford’s statement and testimony before the Senate Judiciary Committee has been a “disaster” for Republicans.

Ford has accused Judge Brett Kavanaugh, President Trump’s pick for the Supreme Court, of forcing himself on her when they were both Maryland high school students in the early 1980s. Kavanaugh has emphatically denied the allegation, but Ford’s sexual misconduct claim and several others have placed his confirmation in doubt.

Ford delivered prepared remarks detailing the alleged sexual assault, and then answered questions from Democrats on the committee and sex crimes prosecutor Rachel Mitchell, who was chosen to lead questioning for Republicans during the hearing.

After the hearing took a short break, Wallace said Ford was extremely emotional, raw and credible in her testimony and the first round of questioning.

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