"He has pledged to take our committee in a different direction than his predecessor, focusing on real oversight and legislation, not partisan politics. I take him at his word and hope to see that pledge fulfilled," said Rep. Gerald E. Connolly, Virginia Democrat.
"The idea that we're going to have a shootout on the White House grounds seems to me a last resort, not a first resort," said Rep. Gerald E. Connolly, Virginia Democrat. "And I'm not sure members of Congress ought to be in the business of actually spelling out Secret Service protocols for you. I'm not sure that's our competence."