•   
  •   
  •   

Politics Liberals attack Brett Kavanaugh for 'frat boy' name

20:17  11 july  2018
20:17  11 july  2018 Source:   foxnews.com

Trump mulls Supreme Court choice from 2 or 3 candidates

  Trump mulls Supreme Court choice from 2 or 3 candidates President Donald Trump is mulling his choice for Supreme Court justice. The president, who is at his private golf club in New Jersey, says he has narrowed his choice to "three or two." Ahead of a Monday night announcement from the East Room in the White House, the president told reporters he was focused on four people and "of the four people I have it down to three or two." He was having dinner Friday night with Vice President Mike Pence, who has also been meeting with the finalists.

The latest line of attack from liberals against Brett Kavanaugh , President Trump’s nominee for the Supreme Court, is knocking the judge for his “ frat boy ”-sounding first name . “We'll be DAMNED if we're going to let five MEN—including some frat boy named Brett —strip us of our

Brett Michael Kavanaugh (born February 12, 1965) is a United States Circuit Judge of the United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit.

a man wearing a suit and tie smiling at the camera © Provided by Fox News Network LLC

The latest line of attack from liberals against Brett Kavanaugh, President Trump’s nominee for the Supreme Court, is knocking the judge for his “frat boy”-sounding first name.

“We'll be D***ED if we're going to let five MEN—including some frat boy named Brett—strip us of our hard-won bodily autonomy and reproductive rights,” the influential pro-choice organization NARAL tweeted Tuesday.

Comedian Stephen Colbert of CBS’ “The Late Show” also mocked Kavanaugh’s name.

“Now I don’t know much about Kavanaugh, but I’m skeptical because his name is Brett,” Colbert said during the monologue on his show Tuesday. “That sounds less like a Supreme Court justice and more like a waiter at a Ruby Tuesday’s. ‘Hey everybody, I’m Brett, I’ll be your Supreme Court justice tonight. Before you sit down, let me just clear away these rights for you.’”

Trump to tap federal appeals court Judge Brett Kavanaugh for Supreme Court

  Trump to tap federal appeals court Judge Brett Kavanaugh for Supreme Court Last year, Trump created similar suspense when he revealed Neil Gorsuch as his nominee. That prime-time announcement garnered more than 30 million viewers.WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump on Monday will nominate Brett Kavanaugh, a federal appeals court judge in Washington to succeed Anthony Kennedy on the Supreme Court.

Judge Brett Kavanaugh , shown here in 2004, is President Trump’s nominee for the Supreme Court.CreditScott J But today, with the exception of the current justices and Judge Garland, it is hard to name anyone with judicial credentials as strong as those of Judge Kavanaugh .

Judge Brett Kavanaugh , shown here in 2004, is President Trump’s nominee for the Supreme Court.CreditScott J But today, with the exception of the current justices and Judge Garland, it is hard to name anyone with judicial credentials as strong as those of Judge Kavanaugh .

Some conservatives expressed bewilderment over the attacks.

“So between this and Colbert, I guess the Left’s leading attack on Kavanaugh is his first name?” NRATV host Cam Edwards tweeted.

Trump on Monday announced Kavanaugh as his choice to replace retiring Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy. During the announcement, Kavanaugh, who attended prep school in Washington and later went to Yale, was joined by his wife and two daughters and sought to portray himself as a family man.

“For the past seven years, I have coached my daughter’s basketball teams,” Kavanaugh said. “The girls on the team call me ‘Coach K.’”



Senate GOP, Dems fight over Kavanaugh confirmation documents .
There's a Senate battle brewing over Democrats' requests for documents from Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh's career. No. 2 Senate Republican leader John Cornyn says he's heard "rumblings" that Democrats want "every scrap of paper" on Kavanaugh. A top Democratic aide says Democratic senators haven't yet agreed to meet with Kavanaugh and want to understand what documents they'll get to examine, especially from Kavanaugh's time as White House staff secretary under President George W. Bush. The aide says Democratic senators haven't agreed to meet with Kavanaugh because they want to understand what documents the White House and Republ

—   Share news in the SOC. Networks

Topical videos:

This is interesting!