Feinstein has not shared details about the letter beyond her statement Thursday, and no other senators on the Judiciary Committee have been permitted to see it, according to reports.
Feinstein said the person who provided the information "strongly requested confidentiality, declined to come forward or press the matter further, and I have honored that decision".
Democrats on the Senate Judiciary Committee still had a lot of questions for Kavanaugh after last week's confirmation hearing - they asked more than 1,200 written follow-up queries.
The New York Timesspoke with two officials "familiar with the matter" who claimed that the information involves a woman's sexual misconduct allegation against Kavanaugh dating back to his high school years.
The woman referenced in the letter has yet to be identified, but is being represented by Debra Katz, a whistleblower attorney who works with #MeToo survivors, according to The Intercept.
The White House also weighed in with a statement on Thursday. "There's no plan to change the committee's consideration of Judge Kavanaugh's nomination", he said.
President Donald Trump nominated Kavanaugh, a longtime Washington, D.C., Circuit Court of Appeals judge, to replace retiring Justice Anthony M. Kennedy.
"In that split second, I unfortunately did not realize that the man was the father of a shooting victim from Parkland, Fla.", Kavanaugh said. But, she said, "Not until the eve of his confirmation has Sen".
The information Feinstein refers to in her statement reportedly came from a letter sent to Democratic representative Anna Eshoo of California.
As the Senate Judiciary Committee continues to consider Kavanaugh's nomination, Democratic senators and progressive groups are amplifying their concerns about the nominee.
"Throughout his confirmation process, Judge Kavanaugh has had 65 meetings with senators - including with Senator Feinstein", Kupec said, adding that Kavanaugh sat through 30 hours of testimony.
Bottom line: some interesting tidbits for SCOTUS nerds & #appellatetwitter types, but nothing that should create problems for Judge Kavanaugh's nomination. Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., has said he will set up a final confirmation vote before the end of the month, and Kavanaugh appears to have enough support.
T3 will shortly be going hands on with the iPhone Xr , so make sure to check back in to T3.com soon for the complete picture. The company also introduced a lower-cost 6.1-inch (15.5 cm) iPhone XR made of aluminum and lower screen quality.
Williams gave chair umpire, Carlos Ramos , a verbal lashing over the accusation that she received coaching while on the court. But Ramos has finally broken his silence regarding the backlash, speaking to Portugal's Tribuna Expresso .
The interface can withhold up to eight customizable complications, which makes it the "ultimate health and fitness watch". The Watch will have the 64-bit S4 chip and a new GPU, giving it twice the performance as the Apple Watch Series 3 .
The protests coincide with elections for 26 heads of Russia's 85 regions, including in Moscow, which are being held on Sunday. Putin has moved to raise the retirement age for women from 55 years old up to 60 years old, and for men, up to 65 from 60.
The report also suggests that the native resolution of the next generation Apple Watch will be 384×480 pixels on the 42mm model. The iPhone Xs Max should feature a dual rear camera, while the iPhone 9 reportedly comes with a single main camera.
The bishop has denied the allegations made by the nun and claims that he has been targeted for taking disciplinary action. Franco Mulakkal to remain free, two-and-a-half months after accusations of sexual assault began surfacing against him.
Predicting hurricane tracks is a hard science, and the NHC said there are still uncertainties about the storm's track. The storm has 115 mph winds and is located 580 miles south-southeast of Bermuda and is moving west at 13 mph.
Violent crime with multiple victims is rare in Australia but this was the second major incident in Western Australia this year. In July, Kiwi mum Michelle Peterson, 48, and her children Bella, 15 and Rua, 8, were killed in the suburb of Ellenbrook .
Former umpire Richard Ings, who was also in charge of officials and rules on the men's tour, backed Ramos' actions. Williams whispered something to Osaka and wrapped an arm around her shoulders.
Trend Micro: Sorry Our Mac Apps Collected Browser Histories
It works by gathering users' browsing history from their various web browsers and sending them to a server based in China . Notwithstanding the spyware nature of Adware Doctor, Wardle admitted that it actually removes adware from users' browsers.
When Trump added an extra zero in his GDP tweet
The first two numbers are correct, although they measure completely different things, and in different ways. Hassett said he suspected someone "added a 0" to the fact as it was "conveyed" to the president.
Federer, Nadal, Djokovic: Who will win the most Grand Slams?
The US Open Men's singles final will be shown LIVE on Star Sports Select 1 and Star Sports Select 1 HD at around 1.30 am IST. The tiebreaker was resolved thanks to more del Potro miscues on his forehand side, as he looked more and more tired .
Tropical Storm Isaac nearing hurricane strength
Risky waves produced by a tropical cyclone's strong winds can pose a significant hazard to coastal residents and mariners. A Category 4 storm packs winds of 130 miles per hour (209 kph) or more and has the potential for catastrophic damage.
No ICBM, Kim speech at North Korea military parade
Trump tweeted . "There is nothing like good dialogue from two people that like each other! Much better than before I took office". The North displayed its latest missilery in the February parade, however, and Washington hardly batted an eye.