Merrick Garland: Riots Targeting Courthouses Not Domestic Terror Because They Happened After Hours

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Momma always said, stupid is as stupid does. That should be the quote that follows Merrick Garland around for the rest of his political career after he said the following about domestic terrorism.

From The Daily Wire:

President Joe Biden’s nominee for U.S. attorney general, Merrick Garland, said during the first day of his confirmation hearing on Monday that the attacks on federal courthouses in the Pacific Northwest may not qualify as domestic terrorism because the attacks happen at night when the court is closed.

“Let me ask you about assaults on federal property in places other than Washington, D.C. Portland for instance, Seattle,” Sen. Josh Hawley (R-MO) said. “Do you regard assaults on federal courthouses or other federal property as acts of domestic extremism, domestic terrorism?

Hawley’s question came after far-left rioters repeatedly attacked the Mark O. Hatfield U.S. Courthouse in downtown Portland over the summer.

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Another couple of clips from the hearing…

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Author: John Salvatore


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