Lawmaker goes ballistic over reading the bills


‘I feel like somebody trying to be released from Egypt! Let my people go!’

Published: 15 hours ago

If you thought you were frustrated with lawmakers not reading the bills before voting on them, you’ll love a Republican lawmaker who went ballistic over the matter, even invoking Moses quoting God in the Old Testament.

Mike Bost, a state representative from Murphysboro, Ill., went on a tirade of righteous indignation yesterday, screaming and throwing papers, as he was frustrated over a Democrat-led plan to overhaul the state pension system.  Read More…