“President Trump’s actions appear aimed at destroying the fundamental independence of the Justice Department. All the while, he’s ripping the blindfold off Lady Justice and attempting to turn the department into a sword to seek vengeance against his perceived enemies and a shield to protect himself and his allies.
It’s almost impossible to take all of this in. And while we risk becoming numb to the daily barrage of alarming news, we can’t lose sight of the fact that this is beyond abnormal. It’s dangerous.”
Using adjectives like “dangerous”, “abnormal”, she almost begs for Republican lawmakers to take a stand against an increasingly authoritarian and out-of-touch President. So far, Republicans have not broadly condemnedthe President’s continued barrage against the rule of law.