JM Rieger @RiegerReport Video Editor, The Washington Post • [email protected] Jul. 16, 2019 1 min read

Steve Scalise says Republicans “never disrespected the office” when Obama was president.

Let’s go to the tape.

 https://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/2019/07/16/steve-scalise-says-house-republicans-never-disrespected-obamas-position-lets-go-tape/ 

2009: Joe Wilson calls Obama a liar

2011: Doug Lamborn calls Obama a “tar baby”

2012: Mark Meadows says Obama should go back to Kenya

2015: Republicans invite Netanyahu to address Congress

2016: David Perdue prays Obama’s “days be few”

 https://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/2019/07/16/steve-scalise-says-house-republicans-never-disrespected-obamas-position-lets-go-tape/ 

2009: Over a dozen Republicans do not dismiss the birther conspiracy

2011: Jim Sensenbrenner says Michelle Obama has a “large posterior”

2014: House Republican staffer resigns after telling Sasha and Malia Obama to show “a little class”

 https://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/2019/07/16/steve-scalise-says-house-republicans-never-disrespected-obamas-position-lets-go-tape/ 

Scalise on Obama:

"We expressed our disagreements in a respectful way but what they continue to do to go after him personally, to call for impeachment of the president from day one”

Scalise was asked about impeachment 4 times in ’14.

He dodged 4 times.

 https://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/2019/07/16/steve-scalise-says-house-republicans-never-disrespected-obamas-position-lets-go-tape/ 


You can follow @RiegerReport.



Bookmark

____
Tip: mention @threader_app on a Twitter thread with the keyword “compile” to get a link to it.

Enjoy Threader? Become member.