Senator Burr Deserves Due Process
The speed with which even Republicans are demanding the resignation of Senator Burr over suspicions of insider trading are shocking to us. He is being accused of selling as much as 1.7 million of shares in his personal accounts after negative briefings about the coronavirus. We don't know Mr. Burr and have rarely written about him. What's happening, though, strikes us as another rush to abandon due process. Mr. Burr, the Senate, and North Carolina all deserve better. It's not that we belit...
Published:3/26/2020 5:18:23 PM