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Liberal Democratic group seeks dirt on SCOTUS nominee Brett Kavanaugh

A liberal Democratic group says it is leaving “no stone unturned” to get its hands on any damaging information about Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh amid the upcoming contentious confirmation battle in the U.S. Senate.

American Bridge, a liberal political action committee that raised nearly $20 million in the last election, reportedly sent one of its political researchers to the George W. Bush Presidential Library in Dallas this week to comb through its voluminous archives for any troubling information about Kavanaugh’s five years as a staff secretary and aide to the former president.

“We believe the public deserves to know the truth about Trump’s nominee’s beliefs, record, and qualifications, so we are undertaking an aggressive and thorough vet of Brett Kavanaugh,” Harrell Kirstein, communications director for American Bridge, told the Dallas Morning News. “We’re leaving no stone unturned. The stakes are too high.”

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