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Jon Stewart slams congressional gridlock: "It turns out no one can work with the Republican House"

"Where is the turd clogging our legislative plumbing? They're called House Republicans"


Sarah Gray
March 3, 2015 7:25PM (UTC)

Jon Stewart looked into congressional gridlock on Monday night's "Daily Show." What the comedian found was that despite a GOP majority in both the House of Representatives and the Senate -- and the leadership of John Boehner and Mitch McConnell -- the "legislative plumbing" is clogged.

Stewart joked that at least they can finally answer the following questions: "Where is the turd clogging our legislative plumbing? They're called House Republicans."

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"It turns out no one can work with the Republican House," Stewart continued later, and he reserved much of his mockery for Speaker Boehner. Watch below:


Sarah Gray

Sarah Gray is an assistant editor at Salon, focusing on innovation. Follow @sarahhhgray or email sgray@salon.com.

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