Avenatti: We still haven’t heard from the FBI
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Attorney Michael Avenatti, who represents Julie Swetnick, on Wednesday said that he and his client have yet to hear from the FBI regarding Swetnick's sexual misconduct allegations against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh.

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The attorney, who is also representing adult-film star Stormy Daniels in her lawsuits against President TrumpDonald John TrumpThe Hill's Morning Report - White House, Congress: Urgency of now around budget GOP presses Trump to make a deal on spending Democrats wary of handing Trump a win on infrastructure MORE, on Twitter, blasted the president's FBI investigation into allegations made against Kavanaugh as “a scam.” 

"We still have yet to hear anything from the FBI despite a new witness coming forward & submitting a declaration last night. We now have multiple witnesses that support the allegations and they are all prepared to be interviewed by the FBI. Trump’s 'investigation' is a scam," Avenatti wrote in a tweet.

Swetnick alleged in sworn testimony last week that Kavanaugh attended a party where she was drugged with "Quaaludes or something similar" and attacked by a series of men in a "gang rape."

Avenatti released that testimony publicly and has called for the FBI to investigate Swetnick's claims.

Swetnick is one of three women, along with Christine Blasey Ford and Deborah Ramirez, who has publicly accused Kavanaugh of sexual misconduct.

The FBI is currently looking into accusations made against Kavanaugh as part of a reopened background investigation into the judge.

Trump last week asked the FBI to look into the accusations, calling for a “comprehensive” but quick investigation, after Sen. Jeff FlakeJeffrey (Jeff) Lane FlakeThe Hill's Morning Report - White House, Congress: Urgency of now around budget Jeff Daniels blasts 'cowardice' of Senate Republicans against Trump WANTED: A Republican with courage MORE (R-Ariz.) requested the investigation to occur before the Senate has a floor vote on Kavanaugh's confirmation.

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnellAddison (Mitch) Mitchell McConnellThe Hill's Morning Report - White House, Congress: Urgency of now around budget GOP presses Trump to make a deal on spending Overnight Health Care — Presented by PCMA — McConnell, Kaine offer bill to raise tobacco buying age to 21 | Measles outbreak spreads to 24 states | Pro-ObamaCare group launches ad blitz to protect Dems MORE (R-Ky.) has said the Senate will have a confirmation vote this week.