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Originally posted by nOraKat
It's not clear exactly what this has to do with what he started off saying, "Total power in one person's hands..."
Anybody know?edit on 31-5-2012 by nOraKat because: (no reason given)
Congressman Anthony Weiner (D-NY) became furious at his GOP colleagues during a debate over a 9/11 victims compensation bill. The bill would have provided up to $7.4 billion in aid to people sickened by World Trade Center dust. (July 30)
Originally posted by dyllels
As other people here have said, the concerning part is the other people's reactions.
Even if you agreed with the man and didn't have the balls to say something yourself, surely this would be the opportunity to stand up and support his plea?
Nope, they would rather swivel on their chair... like this wheeeee
This man needed to feel support here, not isolated.
Originally posted by HauntWok
This should happen constantly in our government. Damn that would be awesome to watch. Our representatives completely flipping their [snip] over what they feel is wrong.
Congressman Weiner D-NY did this:
This should be the norm, not the exception. It would definitely make C-Span much more fun to watch.