Holy crap. He may have tiny fingers but this took testicles the size of watermelons.
Trump just picked John Gore, lawyer who defended NC's anti-trans #HB2 in court, to run DOJ's Civil Rights Division. That didn't take long.
— Sejal Singh (@Sej_Singh) January 20, 2017
John Gore is the guy who has led the defense of North Carolina’s law that is aimed at keeping sexual predators in the bathroom frequented by their own sex.
And appointed John Gore, defender of NC HB2 to head civil rights. Pure evil. Pure asshole. https://t.co/0ZVyAqRpc2
— Security Whisperer (@petrillic) January 20, 2017
Gore also has an extensive record in defending state and local governments against challenges to their redistricting plans.
Under Barack Obama the Civil Rights Division has carried out a determined assault on the ability of states to govern themselves and entered into a virtual state of war with police departments across the nation.
I hope Cole brings in a team of enforcers to help him out, otherwise he’s going to be a lonely, lonely man.