A long line of Democrats have also begun to explore running against Trump in 2020 and on Tuesday the president said he thought that former NY mayor Michael Bloomberg, a media mogul, would join the list.
Instead, she said House committees under Democrats would conduct oversight of the administration and help special counsel Robert Mueller conclude his Russian Federation investigation, preserving all the documents from his probe for congressional follow-up.
"It's about having space for survivors of sexual assault who are not going to be silent and who don't want Brett Kavanaugh to serve as a symbol of defeat", she said. Advocates of a suburban location say it would be less expensive and more efficient.
The lawmakers said it was in Trump's interest to prevent the site from development that could compete with the nearby Trump International Hotel.
Swetnik said that Kavanaugh was present at a party where such an incident happened to her, personally, in approximately 1982. "I feel pretty good about it".
"And it means the leader of the Senate should not assure constituents that he would "plow right through" her testimony", she added. 'I don't believe anybody's ever had this kind of an impact'.
Jerrold Nadler, who represents New York's 10th District and is in line to chair the House Judiciary committee should he be re-elected, said on Friday that Senate Republicans and the FBI oversaw a "whitewash" investigation into the claims, calling into question the legitimacy of the Supreme Court. Men are more evenly split, with 30 percent more likely to back Republicans, while 25 percent are more likely to back Democrats.
Pelosi in a letter earlier this week to her colleagues encouraged them to stay laser-focused on the agenda they're bringing to voters.
Ford and Kavanaugh both testified on September 27 before the Senate Judiciary Committee related to his alleged sexual assault of her, while she said Mark Judge was in the room.
"We're putting out the message that you're not alone, we're not leaving you alone with the monsters".