Not long afterward, the effort to confirm Jeff Sessions, noted bigot, as Attorney General ran into an effort by Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) to read a letter penned in 1986 by Coretta Scott King in opposition to Sessions being appointed a federal district judge in Alabama.
We see how this is going.
Here are the Twitter hashtags.
"Silencing Elizabeth Warren"
Here is the exchange on the Senate floor.
Stay battle-ready. This is just the beginning.
Thank you, Liz!
Here is the letter.
My Senator, Cory Booker.
Sen. @CoryBooker: I start my remarks tonight aggrieved by what I saw happen to @SenWarren. #StopSessions #LetLizSpeak pic.twitter.com/erfYPuNX6M— Civil Rights (@civilrightsorg) February 8, 2017
"She was warned. She was given an explanation. Nevertheless, she persisted."— Hillary Clinton (@HillaryClinton) February 8, 2017
So must we all.https://t.co/JXROGHPNkH