Stephen Colbert isn’t inspired with Sen. Jeff Flake (R-Ariz).
On Monday, Flake gave a speech at the Senate flooring to announce he wouldn’t search re-election. He additionally made headlines for the usage of the platform to slam President Donald Trump and people who enhance him.
“Mr. President, I will not be complicit or silent,” Flake stated.
“No, I will be complicit and absent,” the CBS “Late Show” host fired again after the clip.
Colbert then laid into Flake and different Republicans who handiest name out Trump when they make a decision to depart workplace.
“Why is it that Republicans only speak up against Donald Trump when they know they’re not running for reelection?” Colbert stated. “They finally grow a set. Then they say, ‘I’m taking my balls and going home.’”
See his complete monologue above.
Colbert’s cracks about Flake starts at 6:10.