Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., rebuked George Soros-funded Manhattan District Attorney Alvin Bragg for “disgusting abuse of power.”
Instead of indicting former President Donald Trump, Bragg should be held accountable and “put in jail,” Paul tweeted Tuesday.
Paul’s rebuke comes as many Republicans are backing Trump amid what he calls “political prosecution” and “persecution.”
Trump and Florida GOP Gov. Ron DeSantis have been issuing repeated warnings about the dangers of “Soros-funded prosecutors” working to curb the punishment of criminals while going after political opponents with trumped-up attacks.
“The Manhattan district attorney is a Soros-funded prosecutor, so he, like other Soros-funded prosecutors, weaponize their office to impose a political agenda at the expense of the rule of law and public safety,” DeSantis said Monday. Read more…