Fox News Digital 독점 성명에서, 그레이엄 대변인은 판사가 헌법 및 대법원 판례를 무시했다고 비난했습니다., citing the Constitution’s Speech or Debate Clause.
“The Constitution’s Speech or Debate Clause prevents a local official from questioning a senator about how that senator did his job. 여기, Senator Graham was doing his due diligence before the Electoral Count Act certification vote – where he voted to certify the election,” 성명은 말했다.
“Although the district court acknowledged that Speech or Debate may protect some of Senator Graham’s activities, she nevertheless ignored constitutional text and binding Supreme Court precedent, so Senator Graham plans to appeal to the 11th Circuit,” 그것은 추가했다.
에 the Monday ruling, the judge said the Graham did not enjoy sovereign immunity from being called by state prosecutors, despite his argument that, as a senator, he has immunity regarding being questioned over legislative acts.
폭스 뉴스’ Ronn Blitzer가이 보고서에 기여했습니다..