Sen. Kamala Harris escalated her all-out war against Judge Brett Kavanaugh this week; viciously referring to his pocket-sized US constitution as “that book that you carry” during a heated exchange.
The firebrand senator unloaded on President Trump’s pick to join the Supreme Court on Capitol Hill, asking the potential justice which “rights” he’d like to have removed from the US Constitution.
Senator Kamala Harris refers the Kavanaugh's US Constitution as “That book that you carry.”
Kavanaugh referred to his well-work pocket Constitution multiple times during his testimony, reading from it often. pic.twitter.com/l6ITKFsus2
— Benny (@bennyjohnson) September 7, 2018
“These are rights protected by the Constitution even if they’re not specifically mentioned in the Constitution. So, they’re not in that book that you carry,” said Harris.
“Which of the rights that I just mentioned do you want to put an end to or roll back?” asked the Senator.
HARRIS DOUBLES-DOWN: Sen. Harris QUESTIONS Kavanaugh’s Loyalty to the United States
Firebrand Senator Kamala Harris doubled-down on her fierce attacks against Brett Kavanaugh Wednesday; questioning whether the judge will “show allegiance” to the Constitution or to President Trump.
Harris posted the vicious remark on social media during Kavanaugh’s second day of testimony on Capitol Hill, writing “I’m concerned Kavanaugh will show allegiance to the political party that shaped and built his career, and the President who appointed him — not the Constitution of the United States.”
I’m concerned Kavanaugh will show allegiance to the political party that shaped and built his career, and the President who appointed him — not the Constitution of the United States. https://t.co/AbXtDqlRnn
— Kamala Harris (@KamalaHarris) September 5, 2018
Harris’ fiery rhetoric comes hours after anti-Trump demonstrators stormed the US Senate; demanding legislators “vote no” on President Trump’s pick to join the Supreme Court.
HARRIS GOES NUCLEAR: Kamala 'Concerned' Kavanaugh More Loyal to TRUMP than US CONSTITUTION
Sen. Kamala Harris didn’t mince words when questioning President Trump’s pick to join the Supreme Court Tuesday; flat-out questioning Brett Kavanuagh’s loyalty to the United States Constitution.
Harris slammed Kavanaugh during a fiery exchange on Capitol Hill Tuesday afternoon, saying she was “concerned” the potential Justice would have greater loyalty to President Trump and the Republican Party than average Americans.
Sen. Kamala Harris to Kavanaugh: "I am concerned your loyalty would be to the president who appointed you and not to the Constitution of the United States." pic.twitter.com/7A6UyIgoqM
— Washington Examiner (@dcexaminer) September 4, 2018
“Judge Kavanaugh, I am concerned whether you would treat every American equally, or instead show allegiance to the political party and the conservative agenda that has shaped and built your career,” said Harris.
“I am concerned your loyalty would be to the president who appointed you and not to the Constitution of the United States,” she added.