US president Donald Trump nominee for the Supreme Court has said he is not going to let false accusations drive him out of the nomination process.
Speaking to Fox news on Monday, Brett Kavanaugh said he is not going anywhere despite the sexual misconduct allegations levied against him.
He spoke out a day after a former Yale University classmate said he once exposed himself to her at a party.
The judge has already denied sexual assault allegations against him. I am not going to let false accusations drive us out of this process, Judge Kavanaugh said in an interview with Fox News Martha MacCallum.
His first accuser, Christine Blasey Ford, with give evidence to the commitee on Thursday, followed by rebuttal testimony form Judge Kavanaugh.
She alleges he drunkenly tried to remove her clothing,pinned her to a bed and covered her mouth at a high school party when she was 15 and he was 17.
Brett Kavanaugh appointment to the Supreme Court would mark a major victory for the Trump administration, as he could tilt America top court in favour of conservatives for years to come.