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Sen. Kyrsten Sinema: The Dagger at the Throat of Democracy

January 6 and in Georgia on Tuesday, sais some were “holding a dagger at the throat of democracy.”Today, Arizona Democratic Sen. Kyrsten Sinema gave a full-throated endorsement of the filibuster, thereby crushing any hope that voting rights laws will pass Congress. The filibuster and the 60-vote threshold that it protects and was cemented during the Jim Crow era were saved by a white bisexual woman.A person who upholds the rights of a minority in the legislature to control actual minorities of which she is neither is galling.

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