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MSNBC Outraged over Senators You ‘Wouldn’t Get on an Elevator’ with
Talking Points Memo

Name: Talking Points Memo


Andrea Mitchell Reports

Name: Andrea Mitchell Reports


Andrea Mitchell

Name: Andrea Mitchell

Employment: NBC News

Position: Anchor

, Chris Cillizza

Name: Chris Cillizza

Employment: CNN

Position: Politics Reporter

, Jeanne Cummings

Name: Jeanne Cummings

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08/28/2014 01:26 pm
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MITCHELL Men behaving badly ░░░░░░░░ Capitol Hill what a ░░░░░░░░ New York Sen Kirsten ░░░░░░░░ pulls back the curtain ░░░░░░░░ some gross comments from ░░░░░░░░ colleagues in excerpts of ░░░░░░░░ upcoming new book Off ░░░░░░░░ Sidelines released to People ░░░░░░░░ From the article Gillibrand ░░░░░░░░ a sobering incident in ░░░░░░░░ congressional gym where an ░░░░░░░░ male colleague told her ░░░░░░░░ thing you re working ░░░░░░░░ because you wouldn t ░░░░░░░░ to get porky On ░░░░░░░░ occasion she writes after ░░░░░░░░ dropped 50 LBS one ░░░░░░░░ her fellow Senate members ░░░░░░░░ her squeezed her stomach ░░░░░░░░ said Don t lose ░░░░░░░░ much weight now I ░░░░░░░░ my girls chubby Well ░░░░░░░░ me now for our ░░░░░░░░ Fix Chris Cillizza MSNBC ░░░░░░░░ definitely not chubby and ░░░░░░░░ Editor of PostPolitics com ░░░░░░░░ Bloomberg Deputy Managing Editor ░░░░░░░░ Cummings Laughing matter only ░░░░░░░░ it s 2014 I ░░░░░░░░ the Senate in the ░░░░░░░░ 80s and 90s and ░░░░░░░░ all had our stories ░░░░░░░░ whom you would not ░░░░░░░░ on an elevator with ░░░░░░░░ whom you would protect ░░░░░░░░ young female interns from ░░░░░░░░ of those former senators ░░░░░░░░ actually expelled CILLIZZA It ░░░░░░░░ funny in a I ░░░░░░░░ t believe this still ░░░░░░░░ way Which doesn t ░░░░░░░░ it funny it makes ░░░░░░░░ MITCHELL Is it bipartisan ░░░░░░░░ the way She does ░░░░░░░░ say Democrat or Republican ░░░░░░░░ No just a male ░░░░░░░░ s gender MITCHELL From ░░░░░░░░ experience it s gender ░░░░░░░░ It s so maybe ░░░░░░░░ m naive which I ░░░░░░░░ been accused of many ░░░░░░░░ so maybe I m ░░░░░░░░ but I do find ░░░░░░░░ somewhat appalling that not ░░░░░░░░ do people think those ░░░░░░░░ right which is one ░░░░░░░░ but that they feel ░░░░░░░░ saying them directly to ░░░░░░░░ crosstalk CUMMINGS It s ░░░░░░░░ CILLIZZA Yeah CUMMINGS It ░░░░░░░░ totally outrageous Is it ░░░░░░░░ Yes It should be ░░░░░░░░ we learned this lesson ░░░░░░░░ 1991 That s when ░░░░░░░░ came to the Senate ░░░░░░░░ cover the Senate as ░░░░░░░░ in the midst of ░░░░░░░░ Anita Hill hearing MITCHELL ░░░░░░░░ covered those hearings for ░░░░░░░░ CUMMINGS Exactly So we ░░░░░░░░ been there we know ░░░░░░░░ Lesson was supposedly learned ░░░░░░░░ years ago And the ░░░░░░░░ idea that one of ░░░░░░░░ touched her just totally ░░░░░░░░ me out I mean ░░░░░░░░ are digressing here we ░░░░░░░░ not getting better we ░░░░░░░░ going backwards And this ░░░░░░░░ just got to stop ░░░░░░░░ women and men and ░░░░░░░░ who are in this ░░░░░░░░ and cover the Senate ░░░░░░░░ not be surprised they ░░░░░░░░ be angry This is ░░░░░░░░
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