Friday, July 17, 2009

Harry Alford, American Hero

Back on June 16, Sen. Barbara Boxer (D-California) gave Brig. General Michael Walsh grief for of all things addressing her as "ma'am" instead of senator during a Capitol Hill hearing (even though male senators are routinely addressed as sir). Well, Harry Alford, the head of the National Black Chamber of Commerce which opposes the cap-and-trade bill, calls the senator out on her patronizing behavior towards committee witnesses.