I applaud the six Republicans who voted for the commission, but I am saddened that so many are too intimidated by Trump to do the right thing. — Sen. Bernie Sanders of Vermont
I applaud the six Republicans who voted for the commission, but I am saddened that so many are too intimidated by Trump to do the right thing. — Sen. Bernie Sanders of Vermont
Bernie Sanders slams Republicans who blocked Jan. 6 commission as 'too intimidated by Trump to do the right thing'
  • Bernie Sanders blasted Republicans for blocking a January 6 commission.
  • Sanders said many Republicans are "too intimidated by Trump to do the right thing."
  • "It's a painful day for American democracy," Sanders said.
Sen. Bernie Sanders of Vermont on Friday ripped into his Republican colleagues in the Senate who blocked a bipartisan bill to authorize the establishment a commission on the fatal January 6 insurrection at the US Capitol.

"It's a painful day for American democracy that Republicans blocked the creation of a commission to investigate the Jan. 6th insurrection," Sanders said. "I applaud the six Republicans who voted for the commission, but I am saddened that so many are too intimidated by Trump to do the right thing."
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