Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton suggested Senator Dianne Feinstein should not resign due to her age and ailing health because Democrats need to keep propping her up in order to confirm President Biden’s judicial nominees.
Clinton’s comments, which are basically emulating the plotline of Weekend at Bernie’s, came during an interview with Time.com reporter Charlotte Alter.
Alter asked about Feinstein, who has been a politician since 1969 and has missed dozens of Senate votes since being hospitalized with shingles. Numerous lawmakers on both sides of the aisle have been calling for her resignation. Clinton disagrees, but only for political reasons.
“Here’s the dilemma: the Republicans will not agree to add someone else to the Judiciary Committee if she retires,” she explained. “If we’re going to get judges confirmed, which is one of the most important continuing obligations that we have, then we cannot afford to have her seat vacant.”
Clinton continued, “All these people pushing her to retire: fine, so then no more judges? I don’t think that’s a good tradeoff.”
Hillary Clinton defended her friend and former colleague Senator Dianne Feinstein, saying that Feinstein’s resignation would not be “worth the tradeoff” when it comes to judicial appointments https://t.co/b6mFoPMsKu
— TIME (@TIME) May 24, 2023
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Clinton: We Need Feinstein
Not sure about our readers, but it seems absolutely appalling to me that Clinton wants to continue to prop Feinstein up in the Senate regardless of her health simply to get judges confirmed. But then, she’s a borderline soulless witch.
How bad are things for the California Senator? Well, that’s tough to say.
Reports have now surfaced indicating staff are actively trying to “hide her wheelchair” from reporters and even going to such lengths as forming a “human barrier between her and the press corps.”
Why would they be hiding her from the press? Because the woman who Hillary Clinton wants to continue confirming judges and casting votes reportedly didn’t even remember she’d been absent from the Senate for three months.
“How have they felt about you returning?”
FEINSTEIN: “No, I haven’t been gone. You should follow the— I haven’t been gone. I’ve been working.”
“Working from home is what you’re saying?”
FEINSTEIN: “No, I’ve been here. I’ve been voting.” pic.twitter.com/kGqH3wjZkA
— RNC Research (@RNCResearch) May 18, 2023
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“I haven’t been gone,” Feinstein told a Los Angeles Times reporter after having been gone for quite some time. “You should … I haven’t been gone. I’ve been working.”
“You’ve been working from home is what you’re saying?” the reporter asked.
“No, I’ve been here. I’ve been voting. Please, either know or don’t know,” Feinstein continued.
JUST IN: Hillary Clinton has said Dianne Feinstein should not resign.
Clinton has said that Republicans would not allow judges to get confirmed if Feinstein resigned.
In the three months Feinstein was gone, judges were stalled.
Feinstein is worth $200M. Below are her trades. https://t.co/tm1hWepqk0
— unusual_whales (@unusual_whales) May 24, 2023
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Clinton Questions Biden’s Age
Oddly enough, while Clinton is perfectly content with allowing 89-year-old Dianne Feinstein to continue working in the Senate, she also recently said concerns about President Biden’s age (he’s almost a decade younger) are legitimate.
“It’s a concern for anyone,” the former First Lady said. “We’ve had presidents who had fallen before who were a lot younger, and people didn’t go into heart palpitations.”
“But his age is an issue, and people have every right to consider it.”
By the year 2030, Biden will still be younger than Feinstein is today.
Hillary Clinton tosses Biden Regime down the stairs when asked if Biden is too old:
“His age is an issue and people have every right to consider it.”
— Benny Johnson (@bennyjohnson) May 23, 2023
Also in her interview with Time, Clinton indicated former President Donald Trump is more of a cult leader and downplayed his legitimacy as a President.
“You have to think of him, not as a former president or even as a presidential candidate so much as a cult leader,” she said. “He has a hold on a significant portion of the Republican Party.”
“He will most likely be the Republican nominee again … And be defeated by Joe Biden again,” Clinton predicted.
As The Political Insider explored earlier this week, Clinton claimed Trump engaged in a “rigged game” to try and steal the 2020 election and predicted a victory for him in 2024 would be the “end of democracy.”
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Dianne can’t even keep her left eye open. Klinton would be happy to see her die in her wheelchair in order to further the political agenda. She as much as said so.
Again, you morons just don’t seem to get the fact she was elected to office. If she is mentally unfit, it’s up to Biden to deal with the situation. And, believe me. I am not defending finksteen, and not the wicked witch cliton.
Besides, congress and the senate are filled with unqualified brain dead incompetent people!
Biden, Feinstein, & Fetterman are the choice of the sad dems. Hillary is right up there. No wonder she defends Feinstein who will do as she is told.
Nasty, trouble making Killary needs to be forced to keep her traitor nose and mouth out of anything in our Gov. Why do they let this criminal do as she pleases? Old Feiny-Steiny has been past it for decades and it’s time to get this old has been out. She is of no value or can produce anything. Good example of what is VERY wrong in our gov.
Who in the hell wants to listen to a loser a liar and a corrupt bitch as Killary is. Shut the hell up already, you are just trying to be relevant. I wish you would croak.
Hitlery is still alive ( Id have thought Bill would have put that one out to pasture by now ) Both Feinstein and Biden are just puppets for their Demonratic party to control, their minds so far gone that a simple suggestion from anyone of their caretakers will get the response the Demonrats want, as long as ( like Pelosi ) they get their favorite Ice Cream !