Magazine October 14, 2019, Issue

The Week

(Roman Genn)

• Amazingly, Bill de Blasio turned out to be almost as unpopular in Iowa as he is in New York.

• Reporters for the New York Times have a new book that undermines the central claim against Justice Brett Kavanaugh. Leland Keyser — Christine Blasey Ford’s friend, and the person Ford herself testified was also at the party where Ford claims Kavanaugh assaulted her — has stated on the record that she doesn’t have “any confidence” in Ford’s story. Not only does she not recall the specific party at issue, she doesn’t recall “any others like it.” Moreover, Keyser maintains this

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