A Wisconsin voter from House Appropriations Committee Chairman David R. Obey's district says he was "ranted at" and "bullied" when he asked the Democratic congressman's aide about a Washington Times report. The report said national parks got more than $2 billion in the stimulus bill, and Mr. Obey's son is the chief lobbyist for the National Parks Conservation Association.Gee, Nielsen must feel like liberals calling into Charlie's program.
"He just kept ranting that it is a bunch of lies," said Gerald Nielsen, 45, a utility worker in Cadott, Wis. "He wouldn't let me get a word in edgewise. ... He was trying to bully me."
I, for one, welcome our new overlords. How dare he question them?
Saturday, January 31, 2009
The Latest from the Glass House of Sykes
Charlie dutifully reports this from the chronicle of wingery The Washington Times: