Congressman supports "proud right-wing terrorist"

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    Raw Story » GOP congressman supports ‘proud right-wing terrorist’

    BY DANIEL TENCER

    Published: August 22, 2009
    Updated 2 days ago

    House Rep from northern California says public health option a ‘threat to democracy’

    US House Representative Wally Herger, of California’s 2nd congressional district, expressed “enthusiastic approval” of a town-hall attendee who described himself as a “proud right-wing terrorist,” newspapers in northern California report.

    According to the Redding Record Searchlight, an incident broke out at a town hall at Simpson University in Redding on Tuesday when Herger signaled encouragement to a 67-year-old town hall attendee, Bert Stead, who called himself a “proud right-wing terrorist.”

    “Amen, God bless you,” Herger reportedly replied to the comment. “There is a great American.” <more>
     
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    I believe that's what some Birthers were saying about James von Brunn a few months ago on another political message board far, far away.... :eusa_whistle:
     
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    Spoken like a true Hannity fan....
     

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