We demand an immediate FBI investigation into the allegations. She has said he forced her into a room at a high school party, held her on a bed and tried removing her clothes as he muffled her mouth with his hands.
Hundreds of protesters rally in the Hart Senate Office Building while demonstrating against the confirmation of Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh on Capitol Hill September 24, 2018 in Washington, DC.
"I drank beer with my friends, usually on weekends".
A spokesman for Republicans on the Senate Judiciary Committee said they were reviewing the affidavit. "I never did anything remotely resembling what Dr. Ford describes". "It is publicity seeking of the worst kind and unless, you know, he can - I mean, if he has a person to attach to that, that's one thing, but simply to just throw this garbage out there with no name is really, I think, awful".
Ford and Kavanaugh are set to testify before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Thursday. "These are last minute "smears, pure and simple".
Her affidavit does not explicitly say that Kavanaugh and Judge were among the men who raped her, but rather, that they were present at the time of her assault.
She told the Post that the alleged incident "derailed" her for four or five years, and has contributed to feelings of anxiety and post-traumatic stress symptoms in the years since.
This included pressing girls against him without consent, "grinding" against girls, attempting to remove or shift girls' clothing to expose private body parts. (It is unclear whether she is saying that Kavanaugh or Judge personally assaulted her.) She adds that she believes she was drugged via Quaaludes dropped into her drink. Avenatti has said he is exploring his own bid for the presidency as a Democrat.
If Swetnick says what Avenatti claims she will say about Kavanaugh, she will be the third woman to come forward with sensational allegations of sexual misconduct in the closing minutes of the 11th hour of his confirmation process. But if that's the case, why didn't the Federal Bureau of Investigation find any of them when vetting Kavanaugh six times over the last quarter century? .
"Following that first introduction, I attended well over ten house parties in the Washington D.C. area during the years 1981-1983 where Mark Judge and Brett Kavanaugh were present". Her attorney, Michael Avenatti, posted the declaration on Twitter and provided it to the committee.