President Trump on Kavanaugh CSPAN September 18, 2018 7:40pm-7:45pm EDT
they do. >> i am deeply concerned by our president on many levels. on policy. he has not been helpful to long-term relationships across the globe. you can read about that on a daily basis. long-term allies who question the support of the united states. he suggests that we in the united states can go it alone. i do not think that is the case by any means. we have extraordinary power, but we need partners around the globe to achieve the goals we seek. >> join us for these conversations saturday at 8:00 eastern on c-span and c-span.org or listen with the free c-span radio app. senate judiciary committee has postponed a vote scheduled for thursday on the nomination of judge brett kavanaugh to the supreme court.
judge grassley has called for a here -- chuck grassley has called for a hearing on monday, giving him time to testify as well as his accuser from high school. 10:00 a.m. eastern monday, and you can watch online at c-span.org or listen live with the c-span radio app. earlier today, president trump responded to the accusations and the path ahead for the nomination. we start with a question from a member of fox news. >> would you support an investigation into judge kavanaugh? president trump: it would not
bother me other than the fbi said they do not do that. that is not what they do. supposedly, six background checks over the years and judge kavanaugh has to beautifully on them. individual,redible great intellect, great judge, impeccable history in every way, in every way. him that hedly for is going through this, to be honest with you. i feel so badly for him. this is not a man that deserves this. ups should have been brought long ago, and that is what you have hearings for. you do not wait until the hearing is over and then all of the sudden. senator feinstein set with the judge kavanaugh for a long period of time, a long, long meeting. didn't this then, so why she bring it up then? why didn't the democrats bring it up then? because they resist or that is
the name of their campaign against me. they just resist, and they just abstract. frankly, i think they are lousy on policy. in many ways, they are lousy politicians. that they are very good on obstruction. and it is a shame because this is a great gentleman. with all of that, i feel that the republicans, and i can't speak for my selves, -- i can speak for myself, there should not be a little doubt. there should not be doubt. again, they knew what they were doing. they should have been doing this a long time ago, three month ago, not now. but they did it now. so i do not want to play into their hands. hopefully the woman will come forward, state your case. he will state his case. the four representatives of the united states senate, when they will vote, they will look at his
career, look at what she had to ago, and we will see what happens. but i just think he is a level that we rarely see, not only in government. honestly, i feel terribly for who is anis wife incredible lovely woman, and for his beautiful young daughters. i feel terribly for them. senators from both sides of the aisle can to the floor to address the allegations. majority leader mitch mcconnell first and then minority leader chuck schumer. yesterday chairman grassley announced the judiciary will continue hearings for judge kavanaugh's nomination to the supreme court on monday morning.