Sen. Mitt Romney (R-UT) on Tuesday claimed President Biden is going down “the same tragic road” as former President Donald Trump with his call to eliminate the Senate filibuster as a way to pass sweeping voting rights legislation.
Romney, in a speech on the Senate floor, compared Biden’s comments to Trump’s false claims of voter fraud in the 2020 election.
The Utah Republican blasted Biden’s forceful speech in Atlanta Tuesday, noting the president “said the goal of some Republicans is to turn the will of the voters into a mere suggestions.”
“And so, President Biden goes down the same tragic road taken by President Trump — casting doubt on the reliability of American elections,” Romney said.
“This is a sad, sad day.