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.
Sheldon Whitehouse sounds the alarm on dark money groups controlling the SCOTUS process. It's why Republicans are being such hypocrites.
Bill Hemmer was aghast at Senator Whitehouse's assessment of Alan Dershowitz' presentation.
Key Democratic Senators are making the demand, but you will not hear the words "extreme right-wing terrorist" uttered by anyone
It's not just Kavanaugh, it's the Federalist Society, the Judicial Crisis Network, and utter corruption by the Republicans on the court.
Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse calls out the sham of a non-investigation of the Ford allegations.
Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse laid out his argument for why the spate of 5-4 cases is a direct result of dark corporate money buying Supreme Court outcomes.
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