With Donald Trump’s poll numbers continuing to get worse and his scandals continuing to get uglier, he’s falling back on the one thing he thinks can bail him out: voter suppression. Now that various states are making it easier to vote by mail during the pandemic, Trump is threatening to cut off their funding in retaliation.
The thing is, Trump is committing a federal crime by even making this threat. Senator Kamala Harris, who is widely expected to be Joe Biden’s Vice President or Attorney General, appeared on MSNBC today and flat out told him to talk to his lawyer about it (if the video below won’t load on your device, go here instead):
— Kamala Harris (@KamalaHarris) May 21, 2020
Bill Palmer is the publisher of the political news outlet Palmer Report