Watching the slow, public evisceration of U.S. Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh by Senate Democrats —on the strength of one unsubstantiated charge of alleged sexual aggression 36 years ago when Kavanaugh was in high school — a question comes to mind:
Have you no sense of decency, Sen. Feinstein?
Decency was once an important feature of the Democratic Party’s story. Long before Bork became a verb, long before Clarence Thomas was dragged through the mud because a conservative black man proved a profound threat to Democrats, the party held fast to the notion of decency.
A lack of decency was something to be feared, something to be avoided for the health of the country.
Short answer: No. She is probably one of the most corrupt individuals in congress and she is trying to fend off the myriad of tons of crap that are being held above her head: From the hundred of millions of dollars her husband has made of government contract to the Chinese spy working in her staff.
“You can ask pears from an elm tree” according to one of many saying mom has. You can’t ask decency from “Mr. and Mrs. America, turn them in.”