Psst! Voters! (Those of you who can still vote, that is) Have a look at what Darrell Issa said to Rep. Elijah Cummings:
I'm always shocked when the ranking member seems to want to say, like a little boy whose hand has been caught in a cookie jar, 'What hand? What cookie?' I've never said it leads to the White House.
The latest hearing on the Internal Revenue Service's scrutiny of tea party and other groups turned heated Thursday, with House Oversight Committee Chairman Darrell Issa (R-Calif.) comparing his Democratic counterpart, ranking member Elijah Cummings, to a "little boy."
The testy exchange came after Cummings, a 62-year-old African-American congressman from Baltimore, challenged past insinuations by Republicans that the White House was behind the IRS targeting. Cummings was picking up on testimony from two IRS witnesses who both said they knew of no evidence of political motivations in the enhanced scrutiny, which also included some progressive groups.
Hey Darrell, not the best choice of words there, buddy. But you pretty much knew that, didn't you?
Hey GOP, how's that "“reinvention-y, reachy-outy” thing workin' for ya?