Ever since the days when Anita Hill came forward decades ago, we have known that such a decision takes the utmost courage and comes at extraordinary personal risk. We applaud Ms. Ford’s courage, and we believe her.
This very serious charge highlights a fundamental problem with the Brett Kavanaugh nomination: it is being rushed through for political reasons and in the absence of thorough vetting or a full set of records for this nominee.
This week Brett Kavanaugh faced a test – and he failed. Not just once, but several times, he put his character and integrity in doubt with misleading statements that were immediately contradicted by email evidence from his days in the Bush administration.