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GOP Rep. Andrew Clyde Compares Capitol Insurrectionists To ‘Tourists’

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Rep. Andrew Clyde (R-Georgia) said during a House Oversight Committee hearing on the Capitol Insurrection that calling the riots an “insurrection” is a “bald-faced lie” and that the rioters in D.C. were similar to “tourists.” “This hearing is called the Capitol insurrection. Let’s be honest with the American people: it was not an insurrection, and we cannot call it that and be truthful,” Clyde told a House committee hearing on Wednesday. Clyde then quoted the Cambridge English Dictionary which defines an “insurrection ” as “an organized attempt by a group of people to defeat their government a…

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