We've got a call in to the office of U.S. Rep. Kurt Schrader
(D-Ore.) to ask what was going through his mind when he was presiding over the U.S. House and Democratic colleague Anthony Weiner
of New York ripped
into Republicans over medical care for 9/11 responders.
Junior members of the majority party usually rotate in the presiding chair during most House sessions. And Schrader's turn yesterday coincided with Weiner's explosion at the GOP. While we wait for comment from the office of Schrader, a freshman who faces a tough re-election this fall, here's the video of Weiner and the gavel-wielding Schrader: