Judiciary Committee ranking member Rep. Jerry Nadler (D‑NY) announced Thursday that committee Democrats would not attend an official border hearing next week in Arizona, misleadingly claiming “there was no consultation” with them about it.
Nadler, along with Rep. Pramila Jayapal (D‑WA), who serves as ranking member on the Immigration Integrity, Security, and Enforcement Subcommittee, said in a statement:
Next week, Judiciary Republicans will hold their second stunt hearing on border security. Despite the importance of this issue, there was no consultation with Judiciary Democrats, many of whom have already committed attending other bipartisan congressional delegation trips.
The Democrats …