Representative Emanuel Cleaver, D-Mo., joined Al Sharpton on MSNBC’s Politics Nation right before President Obama’s State of the Union Address to discuss Republicans and their “credibility problem.”
He called for Republicans to “repent” for criticizing Obama’s policies.
“We can go down the line, issue after issue after issue,” Cleaver said. “What the president said would happen, has happened. And when things like that happen, I have to say it again, it’s time to repent.”
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Repent – in the biblical sense – means to turn away from sin. Is Cleaver implying that to criticize Obama is to sin?
h/t: The Right Scoop