Viewing the hearing from their desks, some aides expressed concerns that Ford appeared highly credible, though others noted there were still gaps in her decades-old story.
There are now 43 Republicans who have pledged their vote to Kavanaugh, seven short of the 50 votes needed in the Senate.
Other Republicans who were thought to be on the fence like Tennessee Sen.
Democratic lawmakers questioned Kavanaugh's reluctance to have the Federal Bureau of Investigation launch a probe to verify the allegations, but were accused by their Republican peers of harboring an alternative motive of sabotaging a conservative justice nominee.
Murkowski is a moderate Republican and often a swing voter on party-line issues, such as health care.
"I said that because I believe professor Ford", Baker said.
"As part of Judge Kavanaugh's nomination to the Supreme Court, the FBI conducted its sixth full field background investigation of Judge Kavanaugh since 1993, 25 years ago". "And he owes the women of New Hampshire an apology".
His Democratic challenger Molly Kelly, said Sununu should go further and call for Trump to withdraw Kavanaugh's nomination.
This despite the fact that the editors of America desperately want to see Roe v. Wade overturned.
Kavanaugh admitted a love for drinking beer, but he also pointed to what he says were his outstanding academic record and dedication to high school sports and church. The formal vote for Kavanaugh's confirmation will likely take place early next week.
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The ABA said the FBI should investigate the numerous sexual misconduct allegations against Kavanaugh. On the Senate floor Wednesday, he indicated that his mind was not made up. Kavanaugh responded, "I've been through hell and then some".
President Donald Trump walks across the South Lawn on return from New York City today at the White House in Washington.
Corker is another outgoing senator who has had his fair share of disagreements with Trump.
But with an eager-to-please demeanour and zero show of anger during the questioning, Ford stuck by her account.
At Thursday's hearing, Kavanaugh was a man determined to defend his honor.
There are now 10 Democrats up for re-election in red states that voted for Trump in the 2016 presidential election.
They are expected to vote at 10 a.m.
The publication's editorial board took the extraordinary step of calling out Kavanaugh after the day's hearings, while stressing that it did not know who to believe.
President Donald Trump, who is in NY attending the annual UN General Assembly session, came out in support of his Supreme Court nominee and slammed Avenatti. Manchin was among a handful of Democrats from red and purple states that Kavanaugh supporters were targeting as possible votes.