Classy: Sen. Menendez reportedly blocking resolution honoring Thatcher; Update: Resolution passes

Will the Senate pass a resolution to honor the late Margaret Thatcher? Not if Sen. Bob Menendez has anything to say about it.

As the Daily Caller reported yesterday — and National Review’s Ramesh Ponnuru has evidently confirmed — Menendez is responsible for holding up a proposed Senate resolution to “honor the life, legacy, and example of British Prime Minister Baroness Margaret Thatcher.”

Paying tribute to a champion of freedom is apparently just not that important to the priorities-challenged senator.

Really, Senator?

It is — but what else would you expect from a disgrace like Menendez?

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Update:

Sen. Menendez proposed his own version of a resolution:

Unfortunately for him, the effort didn’t pan out. The resolution in its original language has just passed:

Indeed.

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