The federal judge was likely to reach the country's court, but by a slim margin.
Kavanaugh hearing LIVE: Supreme Court nominee and accuser Christine Blasey Ford testify before the Senate in historic hearing over sexual assault allegation
Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh and professor Christine Blasey Ford will testify before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill today beginning at 10 a.m. ET.
Ford, a research psychologist at Palo Alto University, has accused Kavanaugh of sexually assaulting her when the two were in high school.
Both Kavanaugh and Ford are expected to be questioned by senators on the committee and a career prosecutor enlisted by the Republican majority.
Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh and...
Sens. Susan Collins and Joe Manchin announce they will vote yes to confirm Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, all but guaranteeing him a spot on the court
Republican Sen. Susan Collins of Maine indicated she plans to vote yes on Saturday's final floor vote on the confirmation of embattled Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh.
After Collins announced her intended vote, Sen. Joe Manchin announced that he will also vote yes.
Their presumed yes votes makes it incredibly likely that Kavanaugh will get confirmed to the Supreme Court.
Kavanaugh, a federal judge on the Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit, has been faced with sexual...