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Media Ignores Pelosi’s Multiple Gaffes

August 7, 2014

In the span of three weeks, Nancy Pelosi has said and done things that would earn any Republican above the fold headlines at the New York Times, the Washington Post and Politico.

Debra Saunders writes at Real Clear Politics…

Nearing 2014 Finish Line, Pelosi Stumbles

In the past few weeks, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi has referred to Hamas as a “humanitarian organization,” likened the thousands of unaccompanied minors at the U.S. border to the “baby Jesus” and flouted House etiquette by heckling a GOP member.

When Republicans talk that way, it’s a story. Not with Pelosi. “Not a single one of these stories has really perforated into any mainstream press,” spokesman Drew Hammill chided me.

Too true. Yet these episodes highlight Pelosi’s precarious perch atop a party veering ever leftward, like the House GOP seen in a rearview mirror.

Read the full story of Pelosi chasing and heckling Pennsylvania Republican Tom Marino.

Note to aspiring politicians: You can say and do any stupid thing you want with no fear of the media as long as there’s a D after your name.

2 Comments leave one →
  1. August 7, 2014 9:50 pm

    Reblogged this on BLOGGING BAD w/Gunny G ~ "CLINGERS of AMERICA!".

  2. August 7, 2014 10:12 pm

    Just remember, however, the D after your name could stand for a number of words. In Pelosi’s case, several come to mind as I type this.

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