- California Democratic Rep. Maxine Waters, the top Democrat on the House Financial Services Committee and a vocal opponent to Trump when he was in office, reacted to the Trump indictment with glee on Twitter.
- “SO Trump finally got indicted! I predicted he would and I predicted that Stormy Daniels would get him! Sometimes justice works!” Waters wrote.
- Meanwhile, Rep. Jamaal Bowman of New York called criticism of Manhattan DA Alvin Bragg “racist,” then said the quiet part out loud: “It’s time that we ensure Trump is banned from running for any public office again and from there, finally take action to fix our democracy.”
Dem Says The Quiet Part Out Loud: Must Ensure Trump Doesn’t Run For Office
Rep. Maxine Waters, D-Calif., participates at the inaugural WeHo Pride Parade in West Hollywood, Calif., on Sunday, June 5, 2022. (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes)