Why might Kavanaugh accuser Christine Blasey Ford and the Democrats ask for a further delay in any hearings? Don’t be drinking anything when you read the latest reason:


From Politico:

GOP members of the Judiciary Committee held a conference call on Friday morning to discuss how to respond to the requests from Ford’s lawyers. But several elements of their offer appear to be nonstarters with Democrats and Ford’s camp, which had made clear that she could not be in the capital to testify before Thursday, according to a senior aide to the minority.

“They’re making this disingenuous counter-offer knowing she won’t be here,” the Democratic aide said.

The GOP has been told that Ford does not want to fly from her California home to Washington, according to the Republican senator, which means she may need to drive across the country to make the hearing.

OMG. However, in that case, the Republicans covered that:

If Republicans bring that up Ford’s lawyer might come up with some other excuse.

One thing’s becoming increasingly clear:

The time has come.

Simply amazing.