Is Representative Griffith’s tricorner hat so tight that it restricts blood flow to his head?
“Griffith suggested the House should reject an unfavorable agreement from the Senate, even if it resulted in a debt default that severely damaged the economy.
“I will remind you that this group of renegades that decided that they wanted to break from the crown in 1776 did great damage to the economy of the colonies,” Griffith said. “They created the greatest nation and the best form of government, but they did damage to the economy in the short run.” source: The Hill
Image: Redcoats & Rebels Revolutionary War Reenactment by Lee Wright, Creative Commons License use.