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12. You don't censure someone over an honest mistake like this.
Thu Dec 7, 2023, 04:00 PM
Dec 7

It's ridiculous, but given these Republicans and how censure has been wielded in recent years, it's pretty much become a meaningless gesture at this point, so it's to be expected from deplorable Republicans that have no legislative accomplishments, so they put up political posturing votes -- I think they call it "virtue signaling?" -- because they have nothing else.

I take it, it passed. sinkingfeeling Dec 7 #1
214-191 brooklynite Dec 7 #2
He did a dumb thing. Climate Crusader Dec 7 #3
100% this! WA-03 Democrat Dec 7 #6
That only goes so far ...... LenaBaby61 Dec 7 #11
Well I guess you told me. Climate Crusader Dec 7 #13
Did they ever censure that guy with the gold bars and cash? leftstreet Dec 7 #4
That would be the responsibility of the Senate MichMan Dec 7 #5
Bad people using any little thing to hurt their political opponents SunImp Dec 7 #7
No. Climate Crusader Dec 7 #8
You don't censure someone over an honest mistake like this. W_HAMILTON Dec 7 #12
roughly 1/3 of the congress is in the building where he pulled the alarm. bottomofthehill Dec 7 #10
Well said. Climate Crusader Dec 7 #14
So it still would have passed, eh? dpibel Dec 7 #9
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