[Ed. – Pelosi tried and failed twice before the nail Trump. If she fails again, who knows what she’ll do?]
Politics is a funny thing. The people that participate in it are constantly able to convince themselves that what they do won’t have the opposite effect from what they intended. Nancy Pelosi’s January 6th select committee, which began earlier this week, is no different.
When their 2022 electoral prospects collapsing, Democrats thought they had their backup figured out. They’d start an “investigation” of January 6th to keep it in the news and trot out politically active police officers to emote and otherwise sell the entire thing to the American people. This was going to be the brilliant ploy that saved them. They even got Liz Cheney and another “Republican” to go along with it. What could possibly go wrong?
Well, if the latest polling is any indication, a lot of things.
Among voters of all parties, 53 percent supported the investigation, down from 66 percent in the survey in June. …