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Video: Rep. Louie Gohmert Mocks Commerce Secretary John Bryson's Seizure, Car Accident

| by Michael Allen

Appearing on the American Family Association's radio program this week, Rep. Louie Gohmert (R-TX) mocked Commerce Secretary John Bryson's car accident, doubted that a seizure had caused the crash and suggested Bryson was not honorable or honest (video below).

Rep. Gohmert said: “These are not the kind of people that you want heading up the country. They’re not honorable, honest people...  You got Bryson out in California. It’s really unusual to have a seizure cause you to have one wreck and then cause you to put your car in gear and keep going until you have another wreck."

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"That kind of seizure is really unusual, y’know…That’s who’s in charge of keeping businesses going... a guy that crashes his car from car to car."

Commerce Secretary Bryson will be taking a leave of absence in order to undergo medical tests to find out what caused him to suffer a seizure.

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