Kicking ass and taking names.

The House Oversight Committee held a hearing today to determine whether or not to hold former IRS director Lois Lerner in contempt. And when it came time for Rep. Trey Gowdy to speak, he didn’t hold back — at all:

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Kaboom:

Gowdy concluded with an important reminder about constitutional rights:

We do demand it. And we’re grateful for public servants like Gowdy who want to make sure we get it.

Resolved: Rep. Gowdy was brilliant.

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True story.

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