In a day full of embarrassments for the GOP, this might take the cake.
In order to avoid more questions from reporters on why he wasn’t supporting the GOP plan to replace Obamacare, Sen. Jerry Moran (R-KS) literally jumped over the Senate subway tracks to make an escape:
Moran held a brief scrum, then jumped over the senate subway tracks to avoid more q's
— Nathaniel Weixel (@NateWeixel) July 18, 2017
Sen. Moran just leapt across the tracks for the Russell subway to cut off a scrum with about 40 reporters.
— Ryan Rainey (@ryan_rainey) July 18, 2017
Moran just leaped across the Senate subway tracks to getaway from reporters asking about his defection
— Alice Ollstein (@AliceOllstein) July 18, 2017
Here’s a photo of Sen. Moran in retreat:
— Andrew Harnik (@andyharnik) July 18, 2017
Not a good look.