The political panty raid that shocked the nation proves difficult to overcome.
Btw, I think our blog community is FINALLY getting some traction on changing "insurrection" into something that's far more silly and politically incorrect. It's a stupid & futile gesture that deserves our full support.
But I digress . . .
Here's the background on yet another slap fight ahead for the Midterms . . .
By declaring the Jan. 6th riot an “insurrection,” some Democratic members of Congress and liberal activists hope to bar incumbent Republicans from running. Even support for court filings is now being declared an act of rebellion. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) helped fuel this movement — before Jan. 6 even occurred — by declaring that the Republicans supporting election challenges were “subverting the Constitution by their reckless and fruitless assault on our democracy which threatens to seriously erode public trust in our most sacred democratic institutions, and to set back our progress on the urgent challenges ahead.”
More reading on this move . . .
And now, Missouri's MAGA heir apparent weighs in . . .
This year, the Biden administration joined many in the United States in criticizing the mass disqualification of 583 candidates in Iran by the Guardian Council. The Iranian elections (like elections in other countries like China and Venezuela) are democratic only in the most artificial sense: You can freely vote from a pre-selected list of candidates.
Developing . . .