It’s all a delaying game. As they teach you in law school about contracts, if you make a counter-offer to an offer, that is not an acceptance. But that’s how media chose to describe it.
As Twitchy reported, Christine Blasey’s Ford’s lawyer met Saturday’s 2:30 p.m. deadline and accepted the Senate Judiciary Committee’s invitation to testify next week — with some conditions to be worked out, obviously. She wants to testify Thursday but has asked for a little more time to negotiate details.
FOX News’ Chad Pergram reports that not that much has changed, essentially:
Sure, she said before she was willing to appear — on the fulfillment of several conditions, including that Brett Kavanaugh, the accused, testify first, somehow responding to accusations that will be made after he’s testified.