8th Congressional District GOP nominee Jeff Jordan was a guest on WMAL’s Larry O’Connor Show Thursday afternoon, discussing his bid to unseat incumbent Democrat Don Beyer.
Jordan noted that Beyer is to the left of House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, according to ratings from the American Conservative Union.
“We’re talking about liberty here,” Jordan said. “Liberty and socialism cannot co-exist.”
Representatives Don Beyer (D-VA 8), Jennifer Wexton (D-VA 10) and Gerald Connolly (D-VA 11) are co-sponsors of the Washington, D.C. Admission Act (H.R. 51), which seeks to admit the District of Columbia as the 51st state. Representatives Beyer, Wexton and Connolly are wrong to support this legislation because it is barred by the unique status the District of Columbia has under the U.S. Constitution, and because Congress has no authority to amend or nullify language in the U.S. Constitution by statute…