That’s my Congressman, Democrat Rep. Bob Etheridge of North Carolina, who likes to know who’s asking him questions:
The college students with cameras wanted to know whether he supports the Obama agenda, which is a legitimate question. After all The News & Observer of Raleigh (which is home to a segment of his district) has portrayed him as a moderate ever since he first won office in 1996, despite his consistent voting as a reliable Democrat, earning a 95 percent liberal score last year by Americans for Democratic Action. Unveiling his true record could be devastating, as a Pelosi- or Kennedy-type could never win the district he represents.
While he got a little rough for these young questioners, I am told he did not utilize his ultimate weapon: