Kyra Phillips pulled out the long knives for Sen. Charles Grassley (R-IA) on Thursday’s Live From.
|PHILLIPS: We’ve got the resources, so what do we need to do? |
GRASSLEY: What we need to do is action.
PHILLIPS: How do we — how do we put that action forward? How do we take action?
GRASSLEY: I’m going to stop this, because there’s no sense of my having a confrontation with you. You’re a friend and I appreciate what you’re doing and I’m not going to give an on-the-spot answer because these things…
PHILLIPS: I don’t want to argue with you, sir. I know.
GRASSLEY: These things take some thought.
GRASSLEY: And I’m not going to make public policy on television.
And Grassley responded: “But I hope you appreciate the fact that when it comes to making public policy, I would be cautious that I don’t make it on television. I want to make it in the debate of Congress.” Here is the full transcript…