Donald Trump scammed his supporters out of $64 million with a prechecked donation box. Senate Democrats have introduced a bill to ban the practice.
Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Sen. Dick Durbin (D-IL) hammered Senate Republicans for a series of baseless objections to the nomination of Vanita Gupita to be Associate Attorney General.
Rachel Maddow broke down the reason why Sen. John Cornyn (R-TX) is trying to block Gupita’s nomination:
Dick Durbin immediately shut down Ted Cruz for lying about undocumented immigrants receiving COVID relief payments.
Senator Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) has refused a call to hold a quick confirmation hearing for Merrick Garland, who President Joe Biden has nominated to serve as the nation’s attorney general. Garland’s hearing is scheduled for February 8.
Sen. Dick Durban (D-IL) said that Senate Republicans are divided as Democrats think that they have the votes to pass $2,000 stimulus checks.
Sen. Dick Durbin (D-IL) warned that the massive Russian hack on the US was a virtual declaration of war and Trump is completely compromised.