Committee Receives, Releases Additional Docs Ahead of Kavanaugh Hearing
Latest productions include material from Pres. Bush, National Archives
WASHINGTON – The Senate
Judiciary Committee has received the fifth production from President Bush of
material from Judge Kavanaugh’s service as a White House lawyer. The
committee also received Judge Kavanaugh’s D.C. Circuit nomination file from the
National Archives and Records Administration. Subsets from both productions are
now publicly available. Following these productions, the committee has
received more than 440,500 pages of Judge Kavanaugh’s Executive Branch
material. That’s more than the combined volume of similar material for
the last five nominees confirmed to the Supreme Court.
subset of the latest production of records from Judge Kavanaugh’s service in
the White House Counsel’s Office during the George W. Bush Administration
committee also received material from the National Archives and Records
Administration related to Judge Kavanaugh’s nomination to the U.S. Circuit
Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia. This includes:
material is being posted HERE
as it becomes available.
Chairman’s team has completed its initial review of more than 440,000 pages of
Executive Branch documents from Judge Kavanaugh’s work as a government lawyer.
This includes more than 415,000 pages of White House Counsel’s Office documents
submitted by President Bush, as well as more than 22,000 pages of documents
from the Office of the Independent Counsel provided by the National Archives
and Records Administration (NARA) and more than 3,500 pages from Judge
Kavanaugh’s D.C. Circuit nomination file provided by NARA. That’s in addition
to reviewing other public material, including more than 10,000 pages of the
judicial opinions that Judge Kavanaugh wrote or joined in his 12 years of
service on the D.C. Circuit and more than 17,000 pages of academic writings,
speeches and other material Judge Kavanaugh submitted
to the committee in response to its bipartisan questionnaire.