Dem. Senator: Founding fathers a ‘bit maniacal’ — Video

Sen. Claire McCaskill says the Founding Fathers were "a bit maniacal"While appearing on MSNBC’s “Morning Joe,” Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., said the founders were “a bit maniacal” when they formed what she called our “democracy.”

One YouTube commenter corrected her: “Ummmm, Senator, I hate to be the one to tell you, but this country is supposed to be a ‘Constitutional Republic’. Remember the Constitution?”

Another person added: “Liberals: Scratch one too deep and you find a fascist.”

Here’s the video of her comments.  The claim can be heard at about the 1:28 mark:

Reaction was pretty much what you’d expect after a comment like that:

Joe Scarborough came back commenting about separation of powers, but as Twitchy observed, “that would keep government officials from making any law they want!”


Scary, isn’t it?

This is just one reason why every single liberal in office needs to be voted out…


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Joe Newby

A 10-year veteran of the U.S. Marine Corps, Joe ran for a city council position in Riverside, Calif., in 1991 and managed successful campaigns for the Idaho state legislature. Co-author of "Banned: How Facebook enables militant Islamic jihad," Joe wrote for Examiner.com from 2010 until it closed in 2016 and his work has been published at Newsbusters, Spokane Faith and Values and other sites. He now runs the Conservative Firing Line.

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