There are still a few morons masquerading as lawmakers in the U.S. Congress, including Louie Gohmert, who nominated Newt Gingrich for House Speaker. The Texas lawmaker said, “You don’t have to be a member of the body to be speaker.”
His motion was not seconded by any other members, and House Speaker John Boehner was reelected by a voice vote, followed by a standing ovation. As he delivered his acceptance speech, Boehner responded to his colleague’s unexpected nomination. “Louie, I love you too,” Boehner said.
Louie Gohmert’s constituents should have buyer’s remorse at this juncture. I knew he wasn’t wrapped too tight but dang….
Latest posts by Janet Shan (see all)
- Fox News’ Tucker Carlson Calls Freddie Gray Protests “Threat to Civilization” - April 26, 2015
- Boko Haram Militants Seize Lake Chad’s Karamga Island - April 26, 2015
- Clinton Foundation Admits Mistakes As Controversy Swirls Over Foreign Donations - April 26, 2015