By Rasmussen Reports. Responding to the drumbeat of support by Democrats for the still unproven sexual assault allegations against U.S. Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, President Trump said this week, “It’s a very scary time for young men in America when you can be found guilty of something that you may not be guilty of.” Most voters agree.
The latest Rasmussen Reports national telephone and online survey finds that 57% of Likely U.S. Voters agree with Trump’s statement. Thirty-four percent (34%) disagree. (Read more from “New Poll: Majority Believe It’s a Scary Time to Be a Young Man in America” HERE)
Donald Trump: Kavanaugh Allegations Show It’s a ‘Very Scary Time for Young Men in America’
By USA Today. In the wake of allegations against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, President Donald Trump said Tuesday that this is “a very scary time for young men in America.”
Trump responded to a reporter’s question on what his message is to young men in light of the Kavanaugh situation; the president said it is “scary” because “you can be (found) guilty of something you may not be guilty of.”
The FBI is currently investigating sexual assault allegations against the current federal appeals court judge. . .
Speaking with reporters on the South Lawn at the White House, Trump also said he hopes the Senate will vote to confirm Kavanaugh by the end of the week but acknowledged it depends on the result of the ongoing investigation.
Christine Blasey Ford, who testified before the Senate Judiciary Committee last week, has accused Kavanaugh of pinning her to a bed and groping her at a house party in 1982 when he was 17 and she was 15. Kavanaugh vehemently denies the allegations. (Read more from “Donald Trump: Kavanaugh Allegations Show It’s a ‘Very Scary Time for Young Men in America'” HERE)