Speaker of the House Paul Ryan (R-WI) intends to punish House Democrats for their peaceful protest sit-in on the House floor after the Orlando nightclub mass shooting.
Former Speaker of the House Tom DeLay is urging House Republicans to file ethics charges against the Democrats who participated in the sit-in protest.
Speaker of the House Paul Ryan tried to take back the House from Democratic protesters, and it did not go well. Republicans pretended like nothing was happening as Democratic chants and verses of We Shall Overcome drowned the GOP in a sea of protest.
Donald Trump thought he was going to get all of the media attention with his speech about Hillary Clinton. Instead, House Democrats have dominated the news with a dramatic takeover of the House floor to demand a vote on gun control legislation.
House Democrats have had enough of Republican refusal to allow a vote on gun control, so they are staging a sit in on the House floor and demanding a vote on common sense gun reform legislation.