Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham of South Carolina cited a Daily Caller News Foundation report to criticize Vice President Kamala Harris’s promotion of a bail fund that has helped rioters and people accused of assault out of jail during an appearance on “Fox News Sunday.”
Harris supported the Minnesota Freedom Fund, which posted bail twice for a man charged with participating in a riot and a demonstration while armed, the Daily Caller reported. A man charged with assaulting and robbing a person was bailed out by the fund the same day as George Floyd’s death, the Daily Caller News Foundation reported.
“We’ve opened Pandora’s box to future presidents,” Graham said. “If you use this model, I don’t know how Kamala Harris doesn’t get impeached if the Republicans take over the House because she actually bailed out rioters and one of the rioters went back to the streets and broke somebody’s head open. We’ve opened Pandora’s box here and I’m sad for the country.”
Lindsey Graham suggests Kamala Harris will be impeached if Republicans take back the House next year pic.twitter.com/J68Or4k1la
Harris promoted the nonprofit in June to “help post bail” for protesters in Minnesota. The fund raised $35 million following Floyd’s death and spent just 6%, or around $3,475,000, to bail out people arrested on charges related to protests a… (Read more)
Lindsey Graham suggests Kamala Harris will be impeached if Republicans take back the House next year pic.twitter.com/J68Or4k1la— Aaron Rupar (@atrupar) February 14, 2021