Life in the minority ain’t easy.
Only a few weeks ago Democrats ran the House of Representatives, but today their hearing on the hazards of repealing the new health care law started off with a comedy of errors.
House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi seemed to anticipate some sort of grand beginning to today’s session, but then realized she should just kick off the festivities herself. Rep. Steny Hoyer spoke for a few minutes before realizing that his microphone was not on. Rep. Henry Cuellar, D-TX, also had mic issues. The name plaque for one witness was upside down.