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All ranking Democrats in the house oversight and -- Jerry committees are defending mr.
Pratt as a Republican congressman Darrell ice that California -- chairman and that oversight.
-- reform committee part of this report.
That out about mr.
press so congressman.
Your critics say.
That these claims are dubious at they're part of a broader political campaign to undermine.
The legal safeguards against discrimination.
Peres was protecting your -- -- But unfortunately that's exactly the question should be asked why wouldn't she want the US Supreme Court to make a decision as to a civil rights claim.
Also why would this president.
Who signed a new strength and whistle blowers that you want a whistle blower.
The 200 million dollars.
It is not the principle -- the principle here is whistle -- come forward.
They do so to our benefit -- tam cases as they're called are about recovering money that the federal government gets cheated out of and that's -- committee is so involved in it.
But from my standpoint of civil justice senator Grassley and chairman good -- are involved in the whole question of what was.
Constitutional duty he had a constitutional duty.
To support and defend he also had limited role in that he went outside his role to strike this secret deal flew to Minnesota to strike a secret deal.
Am one hand they're saying there was nothing wrong with the deal and then they're trying to say there was no deal well and really -- it clearly was a deal.
We heard a little bit from the former Justice Department official on that skeptics might say.
Are that that there is some timing behind this report that this is all being released ahead and the senate confirmation hearing that was scheduled for Thursday.
-- is your intention to delay or prevent him from getting confirmed as labor secretary.
Well first of all.
We do think that the president should seriously consider whether this person who has made statements -- before the inspector general this is an investigation thing going on for a while.
The fact is before both career people within the administration and before.
Our committee he has made statements that -- candor that's not my statement tonight -- statement so -- candor is code word.
That if -- not a lawyer means he basically didn't tell the whole truth or he lied.
So those statements which are in our report the details of how he met win misled are important.
More importantly this is somebody who's -- at the highest standard as an attorney.
He clearly did not tell the truth about private emails he had when confronted with -- he said well I only had one private email.
We don't know that to be true so before he goes forward to a full cabinet position it would be good.
To know how often he plays fast and loose with the truth and whether or not he's been.
That's circumventing -- federal records act more than one -- Continue to watch this story -- labor secretary is an important position especially in the economy so we'll continue to follow it congressman I just a quick question for you -- our greatest had a report out citing unnamed congressional sources say it's gonna make sure viewers are clear on that.
That in some ways that Republicans in the House of Representatives are devising ways to delay and -- the gun legislation that could be coming out of the senate.
How would you characterize the work are Republicans and where you stand and where that that legislation that is coming from -- senate where we'll end up in the house.
But the amazing thing to me is that the senate is proposing fixes that would not have had anything to do with what the tragedy in Connecticut.
I'm certainly for trying to find real fixes that would prevent.
-- seriously dangerous individual from getting training in guns from his perfectly entitled mother.
That is something to look at and we want to prevent gun tragedies but let's remember.
The fix has to match the problem and they're -- there right now very disconnected.
So would I like to see proper background checks would -- like to see people who were either felons.
Or rob mentioned will not get weapons absolutely and I think -- -- the house the united.
Carson thanks a pleasure to have you I was with -- and you bacteria thank.
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