But in his statement, Grimm completely ignores the fact that it was Republican Senators who blocked the bill in a procedural move — the same thing they did earlier this year. In his statement, Grimm did the classic Washington thing — he blamed "Washington," not his own party colleagues (the ones who just awarded him a plum job on the Financial Services Committee that he sought.
Think Grimm will stand up to these bozos in the future? Decide for yourself from his statement, which does not take a single Republican to task for the GOP debacle.
(The actual statement from Grimm's office follows unedited.)