It's a sad commentary on our times when a Congressman's Christmas wishes is newsworthy. In a saner time, this would be commonplace and routine. However, since the US Congress was told NOT to issue Christmas wishes from their offices (note: under Boehner's watch!), most have simply complied.
Not so Rep Scott Rigell from the second district of Virginia. Watch the video below and note how he sets his remarks in the context of the Declaration of Independence and the US Constitution. If there are others who have the courage of their convictions (not to mention knowledge of the Constitution), please advise. Click here if you cannot see embedded video.
It's not what the Pope says, it is what he does.
23 minutes ago