Sen. Lindsey Graham Throws 9/11 Victims Under The Bus
Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC) is on the warpath against alleged foreign interference in America’s presidential election, but that hasn’t stopped the South Carolina senator from allowing the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia to get away with killing thousands of Americans on September 11th, 2001.
Since the infamous 9/11 attack, families have sought justice in court for those that were responsible for killing their loved ones. For the past 15 years, they have been unable to do so because the Foreign Sovereign Immunities Act (FSIA) blocks such suits from occurring. To help victims receive justice, Congress overwhelmingly passed the Justice Against Sponsors of Terrorism Act (JASTA), which would grant 9/11 as an exception to FSIA. Although JASTA passed easily with strong bipartisan backing, President Obama vetoed the bill. Yet, support for the bill was so strong that Congress managed to override the veto with overwhelming support (97-1 in the Senate, 348-77 in the House). – READ MORE