Graham is using his opening statement to rail against the FBI for "defrauding the FISA Court" and violating privacy rights. "It's as if J. Edgar Hoover came back to life."— Dustin Volz (@dnvolz) December 11, 2019
Graham has long been a vocal defender of U.S. surveillance powers and repeatedly voted to expand them.
NEW: Michael Cohen, seeking a sentence reduction, says he's been disbarred, financially crushed and personally embarassed and humiliated. He says he "thought being Donald Trump's lawyer made him a 'big man.'" Says he "now realizes...that he, in fact "sold his soul."— Benjamin Weiser (@BenWeiserNYT) December 11, 2019
He says Trump’s executive order is the most significant event in the last 65 years to turn universities away from being “bastions of hatred and discrimination.”— Kevin M. Kruse (@KevinMKruse) December 11, 2019
Eh, I’d probably put the end of legalized racial segregation and the admission of women a *little* higher on the list. https://t.co/BrS4ozBBoy