(DCWatchdog.com) – BREAKING NOW: While speaking in New Hampshire today as he tests the political waters for a 2024 presidential campaign, former Vice President Mike Pence called on his fellow Republicans to stop attacking the Federal Bureau of Investigation.
According to the New York Times in “Pence Calls on Republicans to Stop Assailing the F.B.I. After Mar-a-Lago Search“:
“Former Vice President Mike Pence on Wednesday called on Republicans to stop attacking the nation’s top law enforcement agencies over the F.B.I.’s search of Mar-a-Lago, former President Donald J. Trump’s Palm Beach, Fla., home…
“Speaking at a political event in New Hampshire, Mr. Pence said that Republicans could hold the Justice Department and the F.B.I. accountable for their decisions ‘without attacking the rank-and-file law enforcement personnel.'” [emphasis added]
Driving his point home to the audience, Pence stated:
“‘Our party stands with the men and women who stand on the thin blue line at the federal and state and local level, and these attacks on the F.B.I. must stop. Calls to defund the F.B.I. are just as wrong as calls to defund the police.” [emphasis added]
Pence made further news when he made it clear he is open to speaking with the House Select Committee investigating the January 6th attack on the United States Capitol.
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