President Trump has ordered the FBI to conduct an investigation into Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh.
In a tweet from White House Secretary Sarah Sanders, President Trump is asking the FBI to conduct a supplemental investigation to "update Judge Kavanaugh's file."
Statement from President @realDonaldTrump:
“I’ve ordered the FBI to conduct a supplemental investigation to update Judge Kavanaugh’s file. As the Senate has requested, this update must be limited in scope and completed in less than one week.”
— Sarah Sanders (@PressSec) September 28, 2018
According to the Associated Press, President Trump says that the investigation will be "limited in scope" and last no longer than a week.
BREAKING: In reversal, Trump orders new FBI probe of Kavanaugh, says it must be "limited in scope" and last no longer than a week.
— The Associated Press (@AP) September 28, 2018