Rep. Trey Gowdy (R-SC), grilled Department of Homeland Security official Kelli Ann Burriesci, during a tense exchange before the House Government Reform and Oversight Committee, over the Constitutional rights of American citizens.
You will see she came unprepared as she struggled to answer Gowdy’s question.
The Gowdy argument was the lack of due process afforded to citizens before they are placed on the government’s secret terrorist watch list.
It’s not about making people look stupid or like idiots; it’s about educating everyone watching as to how ridiculous their arguments are. Gowdy is an awesome guy; I hope he has a long and illustrious career defending the constitutional rights of Americans.
Watch the clip below:
This was painful yes? Shouldn’t this official, at least, be able to put together