By Chris Stigall
PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Chris Stigall discussed the reaction to Speaker of the House John Boehner establishing the special House Select Committee to investigate the terrorist attacks on the consulate in Benghazi, Libya in 2012.
Stigall said the Democrats have been exposed as hypocrites for demanding equal representation on the committee.
“The party that just seized [and] hijacked any voice of the minority in the Senate, now wants an equal voice in the House. In terms and judicial appointments and judicial purview, the nuclear option was invoked. A hundreds of years old precedent of Senate Republicans giving advice and consent on judicial appointments was stripped of them and now a simple majority vote is all that it takes. Harry Reid invoking that nuclear option to shut out minority dissent in the Senate and now Nancy Pelosi is running around demanding equal voice, equal vote on the Benghazi hearing. It really is quite funny,” he said.
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