Politics

‘A threat to credible democracy’: Romney slams Trump’s string of IG dismissals

On the heels of Donald Trump’s announcement on Friday that he had fired U.S. Department of State Inspector General Steve Linick, senators have been planning an investigation into the decision.

CONSERVE YOUR CASH, by barter-trading your services with 1200+ local Arizona businesses and help one another during these tough economic times. (1)

Although the most prominent critics are Democrats, Sen. Mitt Romney, R-Utah, expressed his disapproval of the president’s “unprecedented” string inspectors general ousted without “good cause.”

He said such a decision “chills the independence” these officials need to perform their duties and constitutes “a threat to accountable democracy and a fissure in the constitutional balance of power.”

Download Stofer’s latest tracks for free!

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s