‘Bring the charges’: Cory Booker roils Kavanaugh hearing by releasing confidential documents

September 6, 2018

Sen. Cory Booker, D-N.J., left, next to Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif., questions President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee, Brett Kavanaugh, as he testifies before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, Sept. 5, 2018, on the second day of his confirmation hearing to replace retired Justice Anthony Kennedy.

By Staff

Sen. Cory Booker sparked a revolt by Senate Democrats during the Supreme Court confirmation hearings Thursday for Judge Brett Kavanaugh, releasing a document that had been deemed confidential by the Senate Judiciary Committee chairman.

The New Jersey Democrat said he understood that by releasing the document, he could face the penalty of expulsion from the Senate.

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