CHIP ROY RESPONDS AFTER TED LIEU ATTACKS HIM OVER DISASTER VOTE: ‘WE THINK YOU SUCK’

The Daily Caller | 5/24/2019 | Staff
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Republican Texas Rep. Chip Roy responded to Democratic California Rep. Ted Lieu on Friday after Lieu accused the Texas congressman of harming Americans who were impacted by disasters solely to make a political point.

“Dear [Chip Roy] Hey man, why are you hurting disaster victims to make a point about congressional procedure?” Lieu asked on Twitter. “Do you feel all mighty [and] powerful that you stopped a bipartisan disaster relief bill?”

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“On behalf of disaster victims in my district [and] across the US, we think you suck,” Lieu added.

Dear @ChipRoyTX: Hey man, why are you hurting disaster victims to make a point about congressional procedure? Do you feel all mighty & powerful that you stopped a bipartisan disaster relief bill?

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Roy temporarily derailed a $19.1 billion disaster relief package hours earlier by objecting to a unanimous consent vote — the objection did not block the legislation, but rather required the House to vote on the measure through a roll call.

At the time, Roy explained if he did not object, “Congress will have passed into law a bill that spends $19 billion of taxpayer money without members...
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