Lefty Journos Falsely Claim Louie Gohmert Called for ‘Uprisings.’ He Was Quoting Pelosi
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In the debate over impeachment on Wednesday, Rep. Louie Gohmert (R-Texas) quoted Pelosi’s words, arguing that if Congress impeaches Trump for “incitement of insurrection,” Democrats would not arguably fall afoul of that standard themselves.
Yet in an episode worthy of the Babylon Bee, left-leaning journalists accused Gohmert of encouraging “uprisings.” (Most of them later acknowledged the words belonged to Pelosi.)
“Louis Gohmert: ‘I don’t know why there aren’t more uprisings all over the country,’” Politico Managing Editor Blake Hounshell tweeted.