GOP Backs Leadership Plan To Punish Democrats For Gun Control Sit-In
"That is a sanctionable offense. I don't know what the appropriate sanction is, but I don't care if you're a civil rights leader from the 1960s or if you've been here three days, if you raise money on the floor, that is a sanctionable offense," Rep. Mick Mulvaney said.
Rep. John Lewis: Black Lives Matter Protesters Should Respect Everyone's Right To Be Heard
"You have to speak and and make some noise. So in that sense, [protesters] were speaking up. They were speaking out," Lewis said in an interview with BuzzFeed News. "But we have to respect the right of everybody to be heard."
This Video Of Rep. John Lewis Dancing To "Happy" Is The Best Thing You Will See Today
A video uploaded late Wednesday night shows Georgia Democratic Rep. John Lewis, a civil rights icon, dancing to Pharrell's "Happy." A spokesman for the congressman didn't immediately return a request for comment on the circumstances in which the dancing occurred.