Lee has a history of ignorance, belligerence and racially divisive, sensational public speech. She once asked if the Mars Pathfinder had taken a picture of the flag planted on the Red Planet by Neil Armstrong. She’s advocated for selling F-16 fighter jets and their components to Venezuela. In 2010, she told an NAACP audience that the Tea Party and the Ku Klux Klan were one and the same. Here in the 21st century, she thinks there’s a North Vietnam and a South Vietnam. She thinks “lily white” hurricane names are racist.
With her Polysci degree from Yale, you’d think she would know that the K.K.K was founded by southern Democrats.
And, while we’re on the subject of just how stupid Sheila Jackson Lee really is, we recommend readers take a look at Rep. Lee’s recent speech to the Congress concerning the present level of cooperation between “North and South Viet Nam:”