A senior Democratic member of the House Energy and Commerce Committee belittled not only his committee, but Thursday’s congressional hearing on the glitches with the Obamacare website.
U.S. Rep. Frank Pallone, D-N.J., called the hearing “a monkey court” and refused to yield to his Republican colleague U.S. Rep. Joe Barton.
Barton had “raised concerns about whether medical information would remain private after being entered into the site,” Fox News reported, to which Pallone said, “Once again, here we have my Republican colleagues trying to scare everybody.”
When Barton asked Pallone to yield, Barton exploded:
No, I will not yield to this monkey court or whatever this thing is! Do whatever you want. I’m not yielding!
It’s quite comical when Barton calmly interrupts Pallone saying, “This is not a monkey court.”
Watch the moment when Pallone melts down via RedAlert Politics:
DONATE TO BIZPAC REVIEW
Please help us! If you are fed up with letting radical big tech execs, phony fact-checkers, tyrannical liberals and a lying mainstream media have unprecedented power over your news please consider making a donation to BPR to help us fight them. Now is the time. Truth has never been more critical!
We have no tolerance for comments containing violence, racism, profanity, vulgarity, doxing, or discourteous behavior. If a comment is spam, instead of replying to it please click the ∨ icon below and to the right of that comment. Thank you for partnering with us to maintain fruitful conversation.