Chaos erupted in the course of Thursday’s joint hearing just before the Home Judiciary and Oversight Committees when Rep. Louie Gohmert (R-TX) questioned FBI formal Peter Strzok how a lot of situations he appeared into his wife’s eyes even though lying about the extramarital affair he was acquiring with FBI attorney Lisa Web site.
“I’ve talked to FBI brokers all-around the nation. You’ve embarrassed them, you’ve got embarrassed yourself,” Gohmert reported. “I can not enable but question when I see you looking there with a minimal smirk how quite a few instances did you search so innocent into your wife’s eyes and lie to her about Lisa Webpage?“
The still left erupted in outrage:
Mr. Chairman, that is outrageous!
Have you no!
This is intolerable harassment of a witness!
“This is intolerable harassment of a witness!”
In a chaotic instant at House Judiciary hearing, Rep. Louie Gohmert asks FBI Agent Peter Strzok how quite a few times he lied to his spouse. The problem drew cries of outrage from Democratic users. https://t.co/M3YsVmNmn5pic.twitter.com/f0nEkO5ewO
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