Confused Harris forgets she’s veep, thinks she’s pope

Source: The Hill

“Vice President Harris said in an interview that she would not ‘absolve’ 50 Republican senators opposing Democrats’ voting rights and election legislation of their responsibility to hold ‘free and fair elections and access to the ballot.’ … [NBC’s Craig] Melvin asked Harris about Sens. Kyrsten Sinema (D-Ariz.) and Joe Manchin (D-W.Va.), who have both expressed opposition to getting rid of the 60-vote Senate filibuster — a legislative rule currently blocking Democrats from being able to pass voting rights legislation amid Republican opposition. ‘I don’t think anyone should be absolved from the responsibility of preserving and protecting our democracy,’ Harris answered. ‘Especially when they took an oath to protect and defend our Constitution.'” [editor’s note: Nearly spewed coffee all over my desk when I saw her pretending to care about the Constitution! – TLK] (01/12/22)