Longtime Trump ally Steve Bannon appeared before a judge on Monday to face criminal contempt charges for defying a subpoena from Congress' Jan. 6 committee, then declared combatively outside court that he was “taking on the Biden regime” in fighting the charges. Bannon did not enter a plea and...
Again I know he has a public persona, so that explains the smirk, but Im still left feeling like Nick Fury in Avengers. Why do I get the feeling he's the only one who wants to be here?
Edit: Never mind, figured it out. The penalty for contempt of Congress is so pathetic, there's no reason to ever cooperate with Congress. 1 month in prison and a $1000 fine. Seriously?! Jaywalking has a steeper penalty than that. He pays his fine with change from his couch, and spends a month in a tax paid hotel writing another book, and then he's out, and he never has to testify or cooperate with the investigation. Its just over. He could plead guilty today and start his sentence this afternoon and be out before Christmas having made up the fine in an hour from donations.