Republican members of the Tennessee legislature say they are concerned about the increased willingness for physical confrontation exhibited by protesters, two of whom were charged with assault last week after cornering a group of lawmakers in the Capitol building.
Several activists protesting a bust of Nathan Bedford Forrest, a Confederate general during the Civil War, cornered Tennessee House Speaker Glen Casada (R.) and other top Republican leaders in the state legislature in an elevator on Thursday.
The Trump administration can and should intensify the protests inside Iran by challenging the regime in the Middle East.
“Sorry, son, you can’t go back there. Congressmen only,” the elderly Knight of Columbus tells me as I attempt to enter the VIP tent at the 46th annual March for Life.
Sen. Ted Cruz (R., Texas) and his wife were heckled and harassed at a Washington, D.C. restaurant by protestors on Monday night.
Rep. Beto O’Rourke (D., Texas), who is running to unseat Sen. Ted Cruz (R.), said Wednesday there’s “nothing more American” than kneeling in protest during the national anthem.