Remember when I told you that they are making Congress irrelevant?," Glenn said. " You don't have to have any proof that you're even involved in any kind of terrorism. For them to tap your phones. And what oversight really does Congress have anymore? You know that federal regulation, that new banking bill that they passed that was going to be so great? Elizabeth Warren was overseeing this. But Elizabeth Warren was not confirmed by Congress. But don't worry, we don't need that, because she doesn't even have to answer questions from Congress. In her new role, she doesn't have to have any of her funding through Congress. Congress can't approve it. Congress can't shut it off."
"What they're arguing about here is whether or not they had an agreement for her to leave. She said I have an appointment so I have to leave. They're asking her tough questions. She's not answering any of them. And so she says I've got to leave for an appointment. They said no, you're not leaving for an appointment. She said we have an agreement," Glenn explained.
"She does not have to answer any questions from Congress. And, by the way, to shut her down, you only need two-thirds majority of Congress to do it. You need a two-thirds vote from Congress to shut her down. Did you know any of this, with this financial regulatory bill? Or is this just another one of those things that just kind of happened in the middle of the night?"
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