The lawyers said they were "hopeful that we can reach agreement on details" of Ms Ford's appearance. Republicans have strongly objected to calling other witnesses, frequently noting in public statements that a hearing is not a formal court proceeding.
Graham says Ford's lawyers are contesting two conditions for her testimony - that Ford and Kavanaugh will be the only witnesses and that an independent counsel will ask the questions.
Mark Judge, who Ford alleged was at the party in the early 1980s when the alleged assault occurred, will not be subpoenaed by the committee as Ford's legal team had requested, according to the attorneys. He has categorically denied the accusations, and says he is eager to testify to clear his name.
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Her lawyers' letter to the committee's GOP majority was released just at the 2:30 p.m. deadline set by the chairman, Sen.
Trump and the White House had been careful not to malign Ford after her allegations surfaced, but Trump dropped the restraint in his tweets on Friday. He expressed confidence that Republicans "will manage this confirmation properly with the utmost respect for all concerned" and said he expected Kavanaugh to join the high court soon.
The aggressive stance reflected his fear that time is running out to get his hand-picked conservative judge confirmed - thereby tilting the Supreme Court firmly to the right for years to come - before November elections when Republicans risk losing control of Congress.
Some "procedural and logistical" questions have yet to be resolved, including whether Ford will face questions from attorneys on the committee staff or senators themselves, Ford's lawyers said.
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It was a nice feeling to be on the field 90 minutes, ' added Matip, who underwent a thigh operation in April. He's a fantastic boy and I explained it to him, so it's no problem.
Fox News anchor Chris Wallace asked if Graham has "an open mind on this" and if Ford could say anything that would change his mind in her hearing. I want to hear her.
Senator Susan Collins, a moderate Republican and potentially a key vote on Kavanaugh's nomination, said at an event in Portland, Maine, that she was "appalled" by Trump's tweet.
"It's also unremarkable that Ms. Keyser does not remember attending a specific gathering 30 years ago at which nothing of outcome happened to her. Dr. Ford of course will never forget this gathering because of what happened to her there".
Ford's request for security comes after her lawyers said she has relocated her family due to death threats.
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Kavanaugh has vehemently denied the allegations, telling sources he was "flabbergasted" when he learned of them.