Senator Lindsey Graham (R-SC) is loyal to President Donald Trump on nearly every issue and defends him after nearly every gaffe.
However, the two aren't necessarily in agreement in the President's response to an attack on Saudi Arabian oil facilities believed to be perpetrated by Iran.
Donald Trump Says He's Willing to Go to War on Behalf of Saudi Arabia Because 'Saudi Arabia Pays Cash'
George Conway Jokingly Takes a Sharpie to the Constitution After Trump Threatens War on Behalf of Saudi Arabia
After a missile attack on Saudi Arabian oil facilities sent crude oil prices skyrocketing, President Donald Trump tweeted that the United States was "locked and loaded" and awaiting instructions from Saudi Arabia to retaliate against the culprit, which many believe to be Iran.
These German Parade Floats Featuring Effigies of Donald Trump Cavorting With Some of His Favorite Brutal Dictators Are Absolutely Savage
It was windy in Düsseldorf, Germany on Monday, with worse weather still to come, but that didn't stop thousands of Germans from attending the Rose Monday (Rosenmontag) parade. the event is the highlight of Carnival, which—like Mardi Gras in the United States—represents a period of celebration ahead of Ash Wednesday and the season of Lent.
While the events were widely joyous, there are undoubtedly some who weren't celebrating the parade: world leaders, especially United States President Donald Trump.
Republican Senator Just Called Donald Trump's Response to the Death of Jamal Khashoggi 'Un-American' and People Couldn't Agree More
The brutal murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi - which CIA investigators concluded was ordered by Saudi Crown Prince Mohammad Bin Salman - shocked Americans everywhere. Khashoggi had a history of reporting unfavorably on Bin Salman and questioning the Saudi Arabian regime as a whole.
Despite the conclusions of federal investigators, President Donald Trump emphasized the Saudi King's and Crown Prince's denials and said in a lengthy statement:
Senators Just Responded to Their Closed Door CIA Briefing on the Murder of Jamal Khashoggi, and We Now Know Why the White House Didn't Want That Briefing to Happen
After being briefed by the CIA on the death of Washington Post columnist Jamal Khashoggi, senators of both parties came out swinging in their condemnation of Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman.
CIA Director Gina Haspel shared her findings with the US Senate Tuesday afternoon.
Republican Senator Just Issued a Threat to Donald Trump Over His Response to the Murder of Jamal Khashoggi, and People Are Calling Her Out
Republican Senator Susan Collins of Maine is widely regarded as a moderate voice in the Senate, willing to reach across the aisle for the best interests of her home state and the country. But that reputation has taken a hit—perhaps irreparably—since President Donald Trump took office.
Now Collins is seen as all bark, no bite—all talk, no action.