What was Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s priority upon her return to the swamp?
Making sure no one could be offended by the word “mother” or “son.”
The new rules of the House or Representatives erase all gender references. That means no “chairman” or “chairwoman” but also no “father,” “daughter,” “grandfather,” etc.
Chances are you’re getting whiplash: Just two months ago, Democrats were celebrating the first woman to be elected vice president. Now they tell us it doesn’t matter. We elected a “they,” just like every other person in Congress and the nation.
“There are millions of Americans suffering, our economy is hurting, vaccine distribution is lagging — and Nancy Pelosi and the House Democrats are worried about this nonsense,” Rep.-elect Nicole Malliotakis (R-SI) rightly said. “Here’s a gender-neutral word to describe this legislation: ridiculous.”
In some ways, Pelosi & Co. are doing voters a favor ahead of the key Georgia runoffs Tuesday. It shows what’s in store if Republicans don’t keep control of the Senate and provide some sort of check to this inanity.