In their rush to confirm another Supreme Court justice, Donald Trump and Mitch McConnell are resorting to the same logic used in the run-up to the Iraq War, Shapiro writes. (Bill Clark/CQ Roll Call file photo)

The Trump-McConnell doctrine: Bomb them before they bomb us

But scorched-earth tactics could backfire on GOP if Democrats gain full control in 2021

Posted September 22, 2020 at 6:00am