MSNBC contributor Eddie Glaude said Monday on “Deadline” that former President Donald Trump is “just an aviator” for Republicans who do not believe in democracy.
Anchor Nicolle Wallace said, “Claire McCaskill said the argument for keeping the filibuster in place is that Republicans will use it to do more harm. Republicans are going to use it to do harm either way, whether the Democrats blow it up or not. There is no norm Republicans haven’t annihilated in the era of Trump. I wonder what you make of the sort of the frame around the debate?”
Glaude said, “We need not assume that Republicans are good-faith actors. My good friend Claire keeps doing that, and the evidence suggests they’re not. They’re going to do anything and everything in order to hold on to power. That’s the first thing. The second point I want to make is that Trump has