Angus King warns Trump's firing of cybersecurity czar could lead to ‘severe damage’ for the country
"Dr. Shelton’s fringe views, including her support for a return to the gold standard, are dangerous in the best of times; in the middle of this crisis, they could be downright catastrophic," Sen. Angus King said in a statement.
“Of all the things this president has done, this is the worst,” said angus king'>Senator Angus King, who led a commission on improving cyberdefenses. “To strike at the heart of the democratic system is beyond anything we have seen from any politician.”
Per Dem source on Senate Democrats call w PENCE AND COVID TASK FORCE: "almost every question from senate dems has been about testing… It got to the point that Senator Angus King just said to Pence, et al: “I have never been so mad about a phone call in my life”."
Sen. Angus King says his staffers read aloud the transcript released by the WH of the conversation between Trump & Ukraine’s president and it lasted 10min. 40sec. but the call lasted 30min. “If there was no translator…what’s in the other 20min. of that discussion?” he asked.
Watch this intense exchange between Sen. Angus King and intelligence chiefs: "I don't understand why you're not answering our questions."
Collins is apparently worried about a 2020 primary challenge if she votes no. But she’ll lose the general if she votes yes. Obvious solution: Follow Angus King example and run and win as an independent. If she lets McConnell bully her, she deserves to lose.