Is there a moral difference between calling the president a rude name and saying there’s nothing wrong with white supremacy? According to Minority Whip Steve Scalise (R-LA), the sins are about the same. Appearing on ABC’s This Week, Scalise dismissed calls for a formal sanction of Rep. Steve King (R-IA) over recent comments in which he [
Steve King's committee assignments revoked by GOP leaders in vote, King says NYT comment was 'mischaracterized'
House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy made the announcement, telling reporters, "We will not be seating Steve King on any committees in the 116th Congress."
US Rep. stripped of power of mischaracterized comments.