What else would you expect from people who think “because shut up, that’s why” is a valid form of argumentation? He could also have mentioned Sarah Palin’s getting hounded out of office by bullshit lawsuits, but maybe he figured that would be piling on. The money quote:
The only thing stopping federal authorities from suffocating free speech — not only by independent groups such as the SBA List, but by individuals, trade groups, National Review, and the New York Times — is the First Amendment.
And Harry Reid wants to gut it. Figure out why that is and you’ll know everything you need to know about the [Democrat] party, which with each passing day functions less and less like a political party and more like a crime syndicate.