The Republicans on the Choose Committee tried to promote Jonathan Turley as a Twitter professional, however Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz (D-FL) took him aside.
😬 this didn’t go so properly for Turley pic.twitter.com/YUfjmy1zz0
— Acyn (@Acyn) February 9, 2023
When it was time for her spherical of questions, Wasserman Schultz requested Turley if he had ever labored for Twitter, and he answered no. She requested if he had any relationships with Twitter, and he mentioned no. She requested if he had any information of the inside workings of Twitter. Turley answered no.
Wasserman Schultz then mentioned that Turley’s solutions have been conjecture and opinion. Turley mentioned he’s going by what he learn within the Twitter Recordsdata. Wasserman Schultz as soon as once more requested if he had distinctive information. Turley mentioned no, however added that he was providing authorized evaluation. Wasserman Schultz reclaimed her time and mentioned authorized evaluation is one other phrase for opinion.
By the top of the trade, Turley needed to admit that every one he was providing have been primarily his opinions. With that, one other one of many Republican star witnesses was taken aside.
The listening to itself was an insult to oversight.
The particular counsel is nothing greater than a laundering operation for right-wing conspiracy theories and speaking factors that the Democrats on the committee are dismantling with ease.
The particular committee that was supposed to assist Trump get reelected is wanting like a dud.
Jason is the managing editor. He’s additionally a White Home Press Pool and a Congressional correspondent for PoliticusUSA. Jason has a Bachelor’s Diploma in Political Science. His graduate work targeted on public coverage, with a specialization in social reform actions.
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