House Democrat Ciro Rodriguez Yells at Constituents
11:45 AM, Jul 12, 2010 • By JOHN MCCORMACK
"If you want a dialogue in a civil manner, don't say that I'm not saying the truth!" Ciro Rodriguez (D-Tex.) screams at a constituent after slamming a newspaper against a table. Big Government has the video:
The clip begins with Rodriguez saying that it would have cost $4.1 trillion to not pass Obamacare. As readers of this blog already know, that Obamacare actually increases health costs, and CBO says Obamacare will cost $2.5 trillion over the real first 10 years it's in effect.
When a constituent challenges Rodriguez's numbers, the House Democrat yells and demands that the constituent be civil. (Maybe Rodriguez was trying to be ironic?)