WATCH LIVE: Brett Kavanaugh Opening Statements By KUER News • Sep 3, 2018 TweetShareGoogle+Email Annette Elizabeth Allen for NPR Senate confirmation hearings for Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh start on Tuesday. Opening statements will take place beginning at 7:30 MDT. Watch video of the hearing live. Tags: U.S. Supreme CourtBrett KavanaughKUER NewsTweetShareGoogle+EmailView the discussion thread. Related Content Senators Hatch And Lee Praise Trump's Supreme Court Pick By Bob Nelson • Jul 10, 2018 Associated Press Utah's senators embraced President Trump's choice of Brett Kavanaugh to replace retiring Justice Anthony Kennedy on the U.S. Supreme Court.