Representative Adam Kinzinger (R-IL) said Sunday on CBS’s “Face the Nation” that some congressional Republicans did not care about their voters’ lives because they are fighting COVID vaccine mandates by using rhetoric like the “Gestapo is going to show up at your door and take your Bible away.”
Partial transcript as follows:
MARGARET BRENNAN: I want to go to vaccines. This is also a national security threat, the health of the American public. The president issued this sweeping vaccine mandate because he’s frustrated 80 million Americans haven’t gotten that shot in the arm yet, and- and COVID is spiking again. He said he’s doing this because Republican governors have been cavalier with their constituents, particularly kids. Doesn’t he have a point?
KINZINGER: Oh, I do, I think he has a point. Look, I don’t know if all of his mandates will hold up in court. There’s constitutional questions on some