This is never been about the truth, this has been about delay and destruction. And if we reward this,
It is the end of good people wanting to be judges. It is the end of any concept of the rule of law. It's the beginning,
Of a process that will tear this country apart.>> There was a lot of chest-beating that went yeaterday on the other side. And it was pretty effective, I guess, if the goal was to distract and deflect from the moving, powerful testimony we heard. And I don't wanna hear about respecting Dr. Ford when we are not giving her the respect of having an investigation of the case that she made to us yesterday.
We have someone who made a credible claim. The Chariman even thanked her for her bravery, well here is the bravery in this room? When I heard the sanctimonious talk about some kind of a political strategy, well I'll give you exhibit A, Merrick Garland, who was delayed for nearly ten months.
You talk about a nominee getting off the floor when all we're asking for is one week for an investigation. And you kept Merrick Garland away from this committee for ten months? That's not even a comparison.