Analysis | Brett Kavanaugh has no good choices anymore
He's in line for a lifetime U.S. Supreme Court appointment, but it’s difficult to imagine how the path ahead is not personally and professionally devastating.
The controversial nominee is faced with two unattractive options: withdraw or testify at a second hearing Thursday. He has pledged to do the latter, though either leaves his name tarnished.
“It’s difficult to imagine an exit strategy that’s not personally and professionally devastating for Kavanaugh,” Jonathan Turley, a George Washington University Law School professor, told The Washington Post on Tuesday.