US Attorney General is accused of "casting aspersions on my asparagus" by US Congressman

4565290729_7a0e754017_bTagean Goddard’s Political Wire continues to be a fascinating daily read of mine. I think it’s the vicarious nature of US politics, enjoyed from the distance of several thousand miles, which has me hooked.

Today, Political Wire links to a superb resource on Roll Call, which collates Twitter photos from US Congressmen and women showing what they are up to in their August recess. It’s worth a browse.

Also, there’s a link to a brilliant 10 Most quotable members of Congress, again from Roll Call. Number 1 is Rep. Louie Gohmert, R-Texas. A clip is linked to. The clip shows the great Texan Representative accusing the US Attorney General of “casting aspersions on my asparagus”. Here it is:

Photo by Claire Sutton

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