There aren’t many senators more soft-spoken than Orrin Hatch from Utah. He’s even called the most “even-tempered” member of the Senate.
But Hatch has had enough, and he’s just exploded in a way most people have never seen before.
VIA| Utah Sen. Orrin Hatch, who chairs the Senate Finance Committee and is known for being genteel and mild-mannered, has absolutely had it with the infantile behavior of his Democrat peers in Congress.
“I’m very disappointed in this kind of crap,” he said after Democrats walked out of a committee hearing Monday. “Some of this is because they just don’t like the president.”
“This is the most pathetic thing I’ve seen in my whole time in the United States Senate,” he reportedly added.
While Hatch remained soft-spoken as he is wont to do, make no mistake: These were fighting words from the Utah Republican. Listen to his full scathing statement below: