Congress Open Thread

Dangerous Deniers

Written by SK Ashby

(Cartoonist - Rob Rogers)

In other news, Speaker of the House John Boehner said it was up to the Senate to pass the bill to fund the Department of Homeland Security, but Senator Majority Leader Mitch McConnell says it's the responsibility of the House to pass another bill.

Republicans control both chambers of Congress and they still can't agree on anything.

Meanwhile, the Texas chapter of the NRA is opposing a bill to ban corporal punishment in schools for reasons you may or may not expect.

A board member for the National Rifle Association wants to defeat a proposed bill that would ban corporal punishment in Texas schools, arguing that paddling a child now may prevent him from “having to put a bullet in him later.”

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