‘On a rampage’: Al Franken blows a gasket during hearing on AG nominee Sen. Jeff Sessions

Posted at 11:43 am on February 01, 2017 by Greg P.

There were more than a few fireworks during Sen. Al Franken’s opening statement on Attorney General nominee Sen. Jeff Sessions earlier this morning, with Bloomberg’s Sahil Kapur calling it a “rampage”:

Franken directed much of his ire at Sen. Ted Cruz, who was late to the hearing:

The theatrics were all for not, however, as Sessions passed the committee on a party-line vote:

Watch it all here: