The appropriately named Jeff Flake is not the only thing wrong with our government, but he is definitely a symptom. 90 Miles illustrates
Retiring Sen. Jeff Flake is staying true to his pledge to not advance judicial nominees in the Senate Judiciary Committee, unless a bill that would prevent President Donald Trump from firing special counsel Robert Mueller gets a Senate vote.
“It is not productive,” said Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, per Politico. “One of the greatest substantive victories that we have delivered for the American people the last two years is nominating and confirming strong constitutionalist judges. For a Republican senator to be blocking that is frustrating the promises we made to the voters.”
Of course, Flake is about Jeff Flake and his own agenda, not the people, and not his state. In short he is about benefiting only one person, Jeff Flake