Useful Data to Show You That Jeff Flake Beat Jeff Flake. Bannon and Trump Did Not Beat Him.

My friend Jason Johnson has a twitter thread that accurately explains Jeff Flake's problems. So many anti-Trump people are yelling at me this morning saying, "Oh, so his scorecard changed, that's the problem?" No.

My friend Jason Johnson has a twitter thread that accurately explains Jeff Flake's problems. So many anti-Trump people are yelling at me this morning saying, "Oh, so his scorecard changed, that's the problem?" No. The scorecard is a useful metric for just how much he changed. Jason takes the time to look at the votes and you will note that Flake voted for tons of things he once opposed and opposed tons of things he once supported.

<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">1) Tempting to comment on Flake’s floor speech. Instead, offering context on his view of “governing” by highlighting a few of his votes.</p>&mdash; Jason Johnson (@jasonsjohnson) <a href="https://twitter.com/jasonsjohnson/status/922973049040834560?ref\\_src=twsrc%5Etfw">October 24, 2017</a></blockquote> <script async src="//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js" charset="utf-8"></script>

<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">2) Jeff Flake was 1 of 10 Republican senators who voted to confirm Loretta Lynch for Attorney General</p>&mdash; Jason Johnson (@jasonsjohnson) <a href="https://twitter.com/jasonsjohnson/status/922973327936966662?ref\\_src=twsrc%5Etfw">October 24, 2017</a></blockquote> <script async src="//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js" charset="utf-8"></script>

<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">3) Flake voted to fund President Obama’s unconstitutional executive amnesty.</p>&mdash; Jason Johnson (@jasonsjohnson) <a href="https://twitter.com/jasonsjohnson/status/922973432144384002?ref\\_src=twsrc%5Etfw">October 24, 2017</a></blockquote> <script async src="//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js" charset="utf-8"></script>

<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">4) Flake voted against Sen. Mike Lee’s 1st Amendment Defense Act</p>&mdash; Jason Johnson (@jasonsjohnson) <a href="https://twitter.com/jasonsjohnson/status/922973540588060673?ref\\_src=twsrc%5Etfw">October 24, 2017</a></blockquote> <script async src="//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js" charset="utf-8"></script>

<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">5) Flake voted for Obama’s $1.1 trillion Cromnibus 2015 spending bill</p>&mdash; Jason Johnson (@jasonsjohnson) <a href="https://twitter.com/jasonsjohnson/status/922973674512224256?ref\\_src=twsrc%5Etfw">October 24, 2017</a></blockquote> <script async src="//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js" charset="utf-8"></script>

<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">6) Flake voteed to reauthorize the Export-Import Bank</p>&mdash; Jason Johnson (@jasonsjohnson) <a href="https://twitter.com/jasonsjohnson/status/922973752991903745?ref\\_src=twsrc%5Etfw">October 24, 2017</a></blockquote> <script async src="//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js" charset="utf-8"></script>

<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">7) Flake voted for S.2114 which increased Russia’s power at the International Monetary Fund</p>&mdash; Jason Johnson (@jasonsjohnson) <a href="https://twitter.com/jasonsjohnson/status/922973854510780416?ref\\_src=twsrc%5Etfw">October 24, 2017</a></blockquote> <script async src="//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js" charset="utf-8"></script>

<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">8) Flake voted for a CLEAN debt limit suspension (2014)</p>&mdash; Jason Johnson (@jasonsjohnson) <a href="https://twitter.com/jasonsjohnson/status/922973975671660544?ref\\_src=twsrc%5Etfw">October 24, 2017</a></blockquote> <script async src="//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js" charset="utf-8"></script>

<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">9) Flake was 1 of 11 Republican senators who voted to confirm Janet Yellen</p>&mdash; Jason Johnson (@jasonsjohnson) <a href="https://twitter.com/jasonsjohnson/status/922974057141850112?ref\\_src=twsrc%5Etfw">October 24, 2017</a></blockquote> <script async src="//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js" charset="utf-8"></script>

<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">10) Flake voted for the Ryan-Murray budget which lifted spending caps &amp; raised fees (taxes) in exchange for promises of future spending cuts</p>&mdash; Jason Johnson (@jasonsjohnson) <a href="https://twitter.com/jasonsjohnson/status/922974156572037120?ref\\_src=twsrc%5Etfw">October 24, 2017</a></blockquote> <script async src="//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js" charset="utf-8"></script>

<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">11) Flake voted for the Gang of 8 amnesty bill</p>&mdash; Jason Johnson (@jasonsjohnson) <a href="https://twitter.com/jasonsjohnson/status/922974233868865536?ref\\_src=twsrc%5Etfw">October 24, 2017</a></blockquote> <script async src="//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js" charset="utf-8"></script>

<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">12) Flake voted for the post-Newtown gun grab</p>&mdash; Jason Johnson (@jasonsjohnson) <a href="https://twitter.com/jasonsjohnson/status/922974326273576960?ref\\_src=twsrc%5Etfw">October 24, 2017</a></blockquote> <script async src="//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js" charset="utf-8"></script>

<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">13) Flake voted AGAINST The Defund Obamacare Act of 2013 (S.1292)</p>&mdash; Jason Johnson (@jasonsjohnson) <a href="https://twitter.com/jasonsjohnson/status/922974448692625409?ref\\_src=twsrc%5Etfw">October 24, 2017</a></blockquote> <script async src="//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js" charset="utf-8"></script>

<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">14) Flake voted to increase debt by $900 billion in exchange for the promise of discretionary cuts in the future (2011)</p>&mdash; Jason Johnson (@jasonsjohnson) <a href="https://twitter.com/jasonsjohnson/status/922974639344594949?ref\\_src=twsrc%5Etfw">October 24, 2017</a></blockquote> <script async src="//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js" charset="utf-8"></script>

<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">15) Flake preferred John Kasich over Cruz or Trump in the 2016 GOP Primary.</p>&mdash; Jason Johnson (@jasonsjohnson) <a href="https://twitter.com/jasonsjohnson/status/922974775823228929?ref\\_src=twsrc%5Etfw">October 24, 2017</a></blockquote> <script async src="//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js" charset="utf-8"></script>

<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">16) There’s more, but why bother. He has the right to say what he said but these votes &amp; more helped create this environment.</p>&mdash; Jason Johnson (@jasonsjohnson) <a href="https://twitter.com/jasonsjohnson/status/922975552868421632?ref\\_src=twsrc%5Etfw">October 24, 2017</a></blockquote> <script async src="//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js" charset="utf-8"></script>

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