a) the only people paying attention are Twitter geeks who want to armchair quarterback this stuff. The majority of the country doesn't know who Matt Gaetz is and doesn't care. (and by the way, how many people on Twitter can explain what the House Rules Committee does and why it's considering a criminal referral for Steve Bannon? I've read Bad Legal Twitter, I can tell you the number of correct answers would be almost zero.)
THIS IS NOT GOOD QUESTIONING. https://t.co/c61qTUzlYy— Andrew Fleischman (@ASFleischman) October 20, 2021
See? Everything fine, now? The more interesting question:
New:— Adam Klasfeld (@KlasfeldReports) October 20, 2021
The Steve Bannon contempt report PASSES the House Rules Committee by a 9-4 vote.
...is what Gaetz and Jordan were doing there?* I'm sure it had something to do with procedural rules and if we could only turn that into a talking point, boy, then we'd have 'em, boy! Then we'd show 'em! You betcha!
In case you wondered, here is who is on the committee: pic.twitter.com/6wgL35gc64— Mary Rysdale (@mary_rysdale) October 20, 2021