House Intel Committee Chairman repurposes WaPo’s tagline
House Intelligence Committee Chairman Devin Nunes (R-Calif.) dismissed a CNN reporter by invoking the Washington Post’s cringeworthy tagline, “Democracy Dies in Darkness.”
CNN reporter Manu Raju caught up to Nunes at Capitol Hill to ask him about the White House’s role in crafting the newly declassified FISA memo.
“Democracy dies in darkness, my friend. Get to work,” Nunes replied.
The California congressman was referring to The Washington Post’s now-infamous tagline: