California Dem convicted of 8 felonies; Democrats block expulsion


It’s time for yet another game of “Imagine if this were a Republican!” Republicans are usually quick to condemn and oust criminals and sleazeballs from the party. Democrats stand by their man, whether it’s Bill Clinton or a California state senator convicted of eight felonies.

Rod-Wright

The nerve of these people…

Sen. Steve Knight, a Republican from Palmdale, introduced a resolution to expel Wright from the Senate because a jury found him guilty of eight felonies last month for lying about living in the district he represents. “This will be precedent-setting,” Knight said as debate on his measure was being quashed on a 21-13, mostly party-line vote. “We have gone past any time period where someone has been convicted of a felony and not resigned.”

Since the Senator, Rod Wright, is black, the only way Democrats could get even more shameless is to blame the convictions on “racism.” I’m betting they’ll play that card at least once before this episode is resolved.

Also see: The 25 Stupidest Liberal Quotes of the Last Decade

Related Articles

Exclusive To RWN: Senator Jim DeMint On Health Care

Friends, In 1927 an American Socialist Norman Thomas admitted the American people would never vote for socialism. But he said

What The Left Really Thinks Of The Troops

Some of you may want to criticize Kenneth Thiese from The Berkeley Daily Planet for the excerpt from his work

Surrender Monkey Friday! Hope…It’s All The Rage!

Happy Friday! The official Surrender Monkey of the Democrat Party welcomes you to the weekend, a time when the Democrat