Democrats on FBI: ‘Let’s Give This One Week’

In: All News   Posted 10/01/2018

SEN. KLOBUCHAR:Let’s give this one week.’

SENATORS CHUCK SCHUMER (D-NY) and DIANNE FEINSTEIN (D-CA): It will not take a ‘tremendous amount of time.’” (Release, 9/23/18)

SENATOR AMY KLOBUCHAR (D-MN): “We’re not going to say, 'Why isn’t this a month-long investigation?' but we’re going to at least say let’s give this one week.(John Croman, “Klobuchar pivotal in Kavanaugh drama.’” KARE, 9/29/18)

SENATOR CHRIS COONS (D-DE): “I wish you would join us in calling for an FBI investigation for one week when you clear or confirm some of these allegations.” (Hearing, 9/27/18)

SENATOR MAZIE HIRONO (D-HI): “The thing is that every Senate vote matters and there is – there is time to get to the bottom of it, even if it’s seven days.” (ABC This Week, 9/30/18)

SENATORS KLOBUCHAR, HARRIS, LEAHY, WHITEHOUSE, BLUMENTHAL, JONES, UDALL, CORTEZ MASTO: “Declining to have the FBI take action under these circumstances also abandons the precedent that President George H.W. Bush set when he asked the FBI to investigate... the FBI finished its work in three days.” (Release, 9/20/18)