The Swamp Grifters Part Infinity
Contempt of Congress was a foregone conclusion, but an unexpected show of bipartisanship put an exclamation point on it when Rep. Justin Amash decided to join the Democrats.
In a bipartisan vote, the House Oversight Committee has voted to hold the Attorney General and Commerce Secretary in contempt for defying a subpoena to testify on the citizenship question Ross added to the census.
William Barr and Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross refused to turn over documents related to the 2020 Census, so the House will hold contempt votes on June 11th.
At stake is not just the core purpose to count everyone in the country, but congressional representation, with over $800 billion in funding allocations
North Carolina's chapter of Common Cause gets a treasure trove of gerrymandering strategy documents handed over by the daughter of the man who wrote them, and they may prove pivotal in a Supreme Court case.
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is one of the most skilled members of Congress when it comes to questioning witnesses, as this clip shows
I mean, Mark Meadows was clearly not paying attention, and Chairman Cummings refused to ask AOC to repeat herself. And Ross tried not to answer her question, so Cummings the question himself. Wooooow.
In a brilliant use of her five minutes of questioning, the Virgin Islands Representative refused to allow Ross to filibuster or BS his way through answers.
In a masterful use of his time, Rep. Clay showed how Sec. Ross lied to Congress, deliberately making their oversight difficult if not impossible.
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