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-- House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on the -- in tears at the podium.
Asking that all tone down the radical rhetoric when it comes to health care reform watch it.
I have concerns about some of their language that is that is being used because I song.
I saw this myself -- In the late seventies and San Francisco this kind of I'm hopeful rhetoric was this was very frightening and it gave -- created a climate in which would.
Just talking about the assassination of -- now remember one that.
Later but Republicans are less than pleased with these remarks and our CC chairman Texas congressman Pete Sessions.
Quickly responded here's what he -- to say.
He's had no longer content with criticizing concerned citizens for being un American the speaker is now likening genuine opposition.
All of this has a brainy fox poll shows that -- 62%.
Say congress doesn't really pay much attention to regular Americans when they make their decisions let's bring in our -- today Tucker Carlson is a senior fellow with the Cato Institute.
And a Fox News contributor Nina Easton is a Washington bureau chief for fortune magazine and a Fox News contributor Julian Epstein is a democratic campaign consultant and we welcome.
Hi everybody today Tucker you point out they in in some ways that that's a mischaracterization of what was happening in San Francisco during that doesn't -- and its entire.
Oh that's right and I'm from the state I -- to personal almost all the violence in California in the seventies was from the political left and she's clearly making reference to the murder of -- must only the mayor Harvey Milk.
By this guy Dan White Dan White was not an anti gay activist for right wing activists he.
It was probably crazy he said he was motivated by dispute over a job he claimed he'd been promised them the idea that she witnessed some sort of right wing militia hit job in -- -- -- is a line of court because that's saying this is an attempt to stifle speech.
But historically speaking it's a total misrepresentation.
Of what actually happened.
-- less of a letter and I wanna get -- Giuliani your thoughts on this then this one out shortly after.
The emotion that you just soft.
She sent out this letter to supporters this -- show the world and no amount of Republican shouting can drown out our determination to help President Obama reform health insurance.
Contribute five dollars ten dollars or more to the million dollar match today.
She then went on in a PS to that to expound upon that -- -- -- Republicans recognize that September is Make or Break month for health insurance reform.
And that's why they've increased the shouting and false attacks on President Obama.
Julian is this all part of you know -- way to sort of whip up enthusiasm for health care reform.
Sure but that happens on both sides I think that's the -- -- point I think Tucker missed the point.
The point here isn't that anybody the Democrats are trying to stifle legitimate opposition that's -- legitimate opposition on the health care debate the point is that much of the rhetoric has just gone out of bounds.
The head of the tea party movement mr.
Mark Williams the other night said.
President Obama had become like an Indonesian Muslim turned welfare of -- and a racist and she.
And that's an example of the type of rhetoric that many of the -- series are using.
He and so that you're good thing going regular critical to -- anxious -- it ended in critical.
Glad to -- and that's not lying if I can finish the point that would that regular criticism is fine.
The point here is that Republican leaders aren't condemning that kind of people mode some speech when President Bush was in office and critics on the other sites and obnoxious things.
But there are those who wanted to impeach him -- those after Katrina.
That that he was anti -- American.
Democrats denounced those statements what's happening with the three misstatement it out of bounds statements being made on the other side is that responsible Republicans like -- Are not condemning them and that's the point.
I think her first of all I don't partly responsible republic windows only got I think I mean don't -- -- -- second mean that -- -- -- glad.
Well I can't.
-- -- any tears like Nancy Pelosi but I can't recall a lot of this stuff coming from the left -- during the bush years.
George Bush was called a liar by Harry Reid and Nancy Pelosi.
Let's not forget -- moveon.org and video contest.
That compared to in the winner of that compared.
George Bush to Hitler.
So we you know it cuts both ways -- she's gonna stand up there and -- People on the right she should also take responsibility for people on the left we just thought we saw the murder of a pro abortion doctor.
We've also seen violence now against an anti abortion.
Person activists that cuts both ways it's interesting Martha I just saw a bumper sticker a little dated bumper sticker on a car that said.
Dissent is patriotic.
You guys remember that that was Monday night mid 2004 John Kerry campaign.
And it was coming from the left and clearly this was on a -- -- the liberal would be interesting to take that bumper sticker and put -- on the -- conservative right now yeah they need a way back.
They agree with that I think I think that -- other health care is totally patriotic and I think there's lots of reasons.
To criticize what the Democrats are doing but there are also outrageous statements for which we've never seen the president is not just calling Obama the president -- -- -- malevolent but calling.
I'm really cool and I'm mad that I got -- Tucker -- up I'm against outrageous statements from anyone but to compare.
Speech to violence is false in an attempt to get people to shut up and she shouldn't do that now apparently an attempt to get five and ten dollar donations coming in as well there's always that the money Republicans -- -- -- -- -- happy.
Where Democrats did when bush was in office all right -- thank you very much Tucker I mean have great to see off thanks that's we'll talk -- anything.
Yeah thanks for familiar with the panel things -- I don't know what you think log on the foxnews.com.
Click on the you decide let the question.
Do you think that Nancy Pelosi crossed the line in comparing conservative protest of Obama's policy to the assassination of two political -- so far.
Nearly 48000 of you have voted 97%.
-- -- is crossing the line to -- legitimate opposition 1% say Pelosi crossed the line but.
Opponents to Obama's care need to tone down their volume and 1% say no Pelosi was.
In the right.
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