Lawmakers wrangle bills, mangle metaphors
Mississippi lawmakers continue to passionately debate policy and issues and … say the darndest things.
By popular demand, here are more memorable quotes from the Mississippi Legislature as lawmakers wrangle bills and mangle metaphors:
“Now I know how General Cluster (sic) felt when he saw all them Injuns.” — Rep. Steve Holland, who cast the lone vote against a measure in Ways and Means.
“Gentleman, do you need a Valium?” — Rep. Cecil Brown, R-Jackson, to Rep. Gary Chism, R-Columbus, who had a couple of bills shot down.
Posted February 9, 2015 - 8:18 am