PBS NewsHour

Inside the campaign to put Kavanaugh on the Supreme Court

Clip: 12/03/2019 | 7m 38s

President Trump's nomination of federal judge Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court in 2018 launched a bitter partisan fight that grew even more polarized when Christine Blasey Ford said Kavanaugh had sexually assaulted her in high school. Kavanaugh was ultimately confirmed and now sits on the Court. The Washington Post’s Ruth Marcus details his rise in a new book she discusses with Judy Woodruff.

Aired: 12/03/19

Rating: NR

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