Attorney Michael Avenatti on Thursday blasted the FBI’s supplemental background investigation into misconduct allegations against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh as the FBI delivered its findings to the White House and the Senate.
Avenatti, who represents one of the women accusing Kavanaugh of misconduct, accused the FBI of refusing to contact at least six witnesses connected to various claims made against Kavanaugh over the course of the week-long investigation.
“The FBI investigation was no investigation at all,” Avenatti tweeted Thursday after the report was delivered to the Senate.
“@realDonaldTrump, @senatemajldr and @ChuckGrassley ensured that numerous key witnesses, including six very damaging witnesses I am aware of, were never even interviewed. Their conduct is a disgrace – they never wanted the truth,” he added, referring to Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) and Senate Judiciary Committee chairman Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa).
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