No rules as far as the Dems in Congress are concerned. “They make it up as they go along.”
Video via Instapundit
Background here. And doesn’t it say a lot about this Congress that a guy who was kicked off the bench for corruption — by a Democratic-controlled Congress, no less — is now on the Rules Committee?
Alcee Hastings has lowered himself to take part in one of the most debased and inflammatory smear campaigns I have seen in a long time. His own words demonstrate the depths to which he is willing to sink better than a long-winded explanation can, so, here you go.
Florida Rep. Alcee Hastings on Wednesday warned two minority groups to beware of Sarah Palin because “anybody toting guns and stripping moose don’t care too much about what they do with Jews and blacks.” …
“If Sarah Palin isn’t enough of a reason for you to get over whatever your problem is with Barack Obama, then you damn well had better pay attention,”
I’m truly amazed that this man — a one time federal judge who was impeached for perjury and corruption — can garner a single vote from any reasonable individual.