“Like most Saints fans, I am immediately assuming [NFL Commissioner] Roger Goodell is the chief suspect,” New Orleans Senator David Vitter told BuzzFeed.
A few of his colleagues on Capitol Hill weighed in on Twitter:
Florida Republican Trey Radel
All #superbowls in Florida from here on out. Electric bills paid & we don’t need a dome. We have palm trees, beaches, beautiful weather.— Trey Radel
Every second that goes by=another year New Orleans won’t have a #superbowl #SuperBlackout. Love NOLA, but.. Florida can host! C’mon down!— Trey Radel
Texas Republican Blake Farenthold
I’d say #fail RT @DRUDGE_REPORT: Energy Dept: ‘Super Bowl City Leads on Energy Efficient Forefront’… http://t.co/r20AzOH4— Blake Farenthold
- President Trump has given House Republicans an ultimatum: Pass their health care bill Friday or he will move on to other issues.
- FBI agents posed as filmmakers to talk to armed militia during a standoff in Nevada, then used the footage against two men on trial in federal court.
- The suspect in the London terror attack near Parliament, who was killed by police, has been identified as 52-year-old Khalid Masood.
- Donald Trump had a photo op in a semitruck. The photos were too good not to become a meme — and the internet delivered 🚛👍