Another day, another Never-Trump lawmaker has gone public to attack President Donald Trump.
During a debate against her Democratic Senate opponent, Maine GOP Sen. Susan Collins said Trump should have been more “straightforward” with everyone about the dangers of coronavirus.
“I believe the president should have been straightforward with the American people. The American people can take hard facts, and he had an obligation as president to be straightforward with them and to tell all that he has known,” Collins said.
“I have said since the beginning that the president’s performance has been uneven and that he should follow the advice of his excellent medical advisers,” she added.
Collins has to thread the needle in her state given Maine is essentially evenly split between conservatives and liberals.
She has had her toe on the line more than most senators since the president was elected, but when