Quote of the day 15th December 2020

"As elected members of Congress, we take an oath to ‘support and defend the Constitution of the United States,’ not to preserve and protect the political interests of any individual, be it the president or anyone else, to the detriment of our cherished nation.”

Representative Paul Mitchell, who until today was a Republican congressman in the United States, explains his decision to resign from the US Republican party in protest at the way his party has challenged the US presidential election results on the basis of "unfounded conspiracy theories."

He added "It is unacceptable for political candidates to treat our election system as though we are a third-world nation and incite distrust of something so basic as the sanctity of our vote,”


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