Remember that this is a constitutional right:
The right-wing protest movement that amped up during the final debate over the health care reform bill in the House has stepped up another notch, according to one of the most senior black lawmakers in the Congress.
[Also today, Rep. Bart Stupak (D-MI) received a drawing of a noose faxed to his congressional office. See the full story here.]
The Democratic chairwoman of an influential House committee says someone left her a voice mail threat that used the word ’snipers.’[ … ]
Slaughter said Wednesday the snipers message was left on an answering machine at her campaign office. She said the U.S. Capitol Police, the FBI and local police departments were investigating.
Congressional death threat round-up may become a regular feature here. I’m thinking of adding a category.