CNN's Avlon: 'This is a Sustained Assault on Our Democracy'

Alex Christy | June 1, 2021
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[See NewsBusters for more.] Self-proclaimed reality checker John Avlon joined CNN Newsroom hosts Jim Sciutto and Poppy Harlow on Monday to allege that democracy is in great peril because Republicans are terrible and the election laws they are trying to pass in places like Texas are similar to literal race massacres. 

Speaking of H.R. 1 and the filibuster, Sciutto, who also claims to have no opinion on the matter, asked, "are those measures D.O.A in the Senate as a practical matter or can Biden and Democrats make a turn here?"