Former House Majority Leader Tom Delay would not be messing around with the Democrats who staged a sit-in on the floor of the House of Representatives. Tom would be filing ethics charges against all of them. The Democrats were in clear violation of various House rules. It was nothing more than unashamed fund raising and bullying by a vocal minority. Read below.
As Written By John Sexton for Hot Air:
Former House Majority Leader Tom Delay thinks there should be consequences for Democrats who violated the rules of the House and turned the chamber into an Occupy camp. The Texas Tribune reports:
If the Sugar Land Republican were still running the show at the U.S. Capitol, he said, he would’ve had no mercy for the Democrats participating.
“I’m heartbroken. The destruction of dignity, decorum of the people’s House,” he said. “That House doesn’t belong to those members. It belongs to the people of the United States, and for them to desecrate it like they just did is beyond me.”
“You cannot allow things like this to happen without some consequences,” he said. “I think what I’d do is file ethics charges against every member that did this.”
Delay’s comments are similar to those made by House Speaker Paul Ryan this week. At a press conference Thursday Ryan said, “I think what we did is we watched a publicity stunt, a fundraising stunt descend an institution that many of us care a great deal about.” He also said ….
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