More voices are calling for Brett Kavanaugh’s impeachment from his current federal judgeship in light of the sexual misconduct allegations against him, Law & Crime noted on Wednesday, raising the possibility that more than Kavanaugh’s Supreme Court confirmation could be a stake.
> Kavanaugh was confirmed in 2006 as a federal appellate judge on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit. He has served there ever since and will continue to do so unless he is confirmed to the Supreme Court, is removed from his post or decides to leave.
> Democratic Rep. Ted Lieu (D-Calif.) tweeted that, in light of “numerous allegations of sexual assault,” the House Judiciary Committee should assess whether Kavanaugh should be impeached.
Others have called for the same: