The chairman of the powerful panel — the main investigative committee in the House — sent a letter to the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention demanding to know why, in an attempt to raise awareness of the Zika virus, “CDC appears poised to make a sole source award to the Jim Henson Company for $806,000 to feature Sid the Science Kid in an educational program about the virus.”


cgod:

See it for what it is, Chaffetz is desperately looking for a distraction.

Doing his job could cost him his job and he's taking a stab at the standard Republican villains in hope of generating some old timey conservative outrage to shift the news cycle.

I'm sure he's sweating fucking bullets right now.

Not many republicans are putting their bets on the post Trump world, expect Chaffetz to jump on board as soon as he thinks it's a sure thing and not a moment before.


posted by kleinbl00: 74 days ago