He tried to use the Department of Justice to execute his coup.
Senator Sheldon Whitehouse is asking the question.
Sheldon Whitehouse notes that the FBI failed to investigate Larry Nassar, so maybe they also failed to investigate Brett Kavanaugh as well.
Senator Whitehouse told Joy Reid there are connections between the insurrection and the efforts inside the DOJ to overturn the results of the 2020 election.
Senator Whitehouse told Joy Reid there are connections between the insurrection and the efforts inside the DOJ to overturn the vote in 6 states, but they don't know who is behind it.
Democratic senators are demanding answers about the 4,500 tips the FBI received about then-SCOTUS-nominee Brett Kavanaugh that were never followed up on.
Sheldon Whitehouse explains all of it: How dark money bought the judicial system in the US, and what they're getting for their money. "There is a lot of hard-to-explain hypocrisy and rush taking place right now, and my experience around politics is that when you find hypocrisy in the daylight, look for power in the shadows." —Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse
Via Aaron Rupar (@atrupar) Whitehouse warns his Republican colleagues: "Don't think that when you have established the rule of 'because we can,' that should the shoe be on the other foot, you will have any credibility."
Instead of inviting Barrett to be dishonest, Whitehouse explained the forces that put her in that Senate hearing room with the specific agenda of extreme right wing billionaires.
Why would Republican Senators so obviously take a hypocritical position on Trump's SCOTUS appointment? The radical and powerful dark money that wants to own the courts. That's why.
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