The United States Capitol Police told BuzzFeed that 293 people were arrested at the Hart building and another nine were arrested at a separate protest in the nearby Dirksen Senate Office building. The two famous ladies weren't the only ones to be arrested, they were among 300 other protestors who also got detained.
A procedural vote on Mr. Kavanaugh's nomination to the Supreme Court is set for Friday, with a confirmation vote expected the following day. "Men who hurt women can no longer be placed in positions of power", Ratajkowski tweeted.
They chanted "Kavanaugh has got to go".
It is uncertain if Schumer or any of the others she was arrested alongside remain in custody.
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West Virginia Senator Shelley Moore Capito - like Ford, a graduate of the Holton-Arms School - has said she supports Kavanaugh. Disquiet about the President's intervention was not limited to those Republican senators who are undecided about Kavanaugh.
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Schumer also posted photos of the protest on Instagram.
This is not an argument over whether or not Kavanaugh is guilty of sexual assault; this is an argument that men are still controlling women's bodies. Kavanaugh, for his part, flatly denies the allegation, and he has the backing of Trump and dozens of GOP senators. Three women have accused Kavanaugh of sexual misconduct; the first, Dr. Christine Blasey Ford, recounted her allegations that Kavanaugh sexually assaulted her at a party during their teen years at a hearing before the Senate Judiciary Committee last week. "No matter how this goes, they can not keep us down", the comedian said.
The likelihood of Judge Kavanaugh winning a full Senate vote appeared to increase on Thursday after two Republicans whose backing will be essential gave a positive account of the Federal Bureau of Investigation inquiry.
"Let's stay together, let's fight, let's keep showing up", she said.