Cori Bush Condemns Republicans Who Skirted Metal Detectors At U.S. Capitol
Category: News & PoliticsVia: tessylo • one week ago • 16 comments
By: Nick Visser, HuffPost
· Senior Reporter, HuffPost
“For those that did that, first of all, we’re talking about your job,” Bush told MSNBC’s Chris Hayes. “Let’s just look at it from the most basic level: If you work at McDonald’s you have to wear the uniform or you’re not working today.”
But as HuffPost’s Matt Fuller reported, at least 10 Republicans walked around the detectors as a group, disregarding Capitol Police officers who were guarding the door.
“The speaker and her Democratic colleagues think an appropriate response is to prevent members from exercising their Second Amendment constitutional rights in the very place that wasn’t secure a week ago,” Steube said on the House floor. “This attack didn’t come from the inside; it came from the outside. And to respond by restricting members’ Second Amendment rights … is appalling.”
“Take note, America,” he said, “this is what you have to look forward to in the Joe Biden administration.
“You know what,” she added, “If they won’t abide by the simple things this job calls for, then go find another one.”