MICHAEL GRAHAM: If you’re reeling from U.S. Sen. Mitt Romney’s decision to back his fellow Republicans on SCOTUS hearings before the election, his friends say you just haven’t been paying attention. And his enemies say the same thing, too.
Mitt Romney compares U.S. to authoritarian Belarus if Trump refuses to leave office
*Senators Mitt Romney and Cory Gardner managed to compartmentalize their logic in announcing that they would vote on Trump’s Scotus nominee. *But there’s a throughline with Trump’s authoritarian behavior, and if you accept one part, you are buying into the whole package.