Woman arrested after pointing gun at Rep. Trey Gowdy
on September 12, 2012
Rep. Trey Gowdy (R) represents a deep red district that stretches from the North Carolina border into central South Carolina. It includes Greenville and Spartanburg.
Threats and violence toward members of Congress have been prevalent over the past three years. During the health care debate, lawmakers were threatened, bricks were thrown through windows and town halls around the country turned rowdy. Former Rep. Gabrielle Giffords (D-Ariz.) was the most prominent example.
This is what happens when you turn the crazies loose and tell them to gun down their enemies. Sometimes they decide you’re one…
Sources: Newser, Politico