At a town hall meeting in Iowa yesterday, Chuck Grassley attempted to mince words and run from his repeated refusal to do his job and hold a hearing to fill the Supreme Court vacancy. When asked about filling the vacancy, Grassley offered a circular, mealy mouthed answer claiming that he’d hold hearings to confirm President Obama’s nominee if a majority of senators wanted to do so.
In a panic over his dropping poll numbers
and repeated questions from voters, Grassley is now attempting to have it both ways on the Supreme Court. Make no mistake — as chair of the Judiciary Committee, Grassley has led the charge in obstructing the nomination of a Supreme Court justice, and even confirmed at the Roast & Ride this weekend that he’s committed to working behind the scenes
to hold the seat open for a potential Trump nominee.
Grassley’s shameful attempt to explain his obstructionism below:
Published: Aug 30, 2016