Tony Gon­za­les claims Biden ‘lied to my face’ and pub­lic must tune him out

Tony Gonzales claims Biden ‘lied to my face’ and public must tune him out

A Texas con­gress­man has pro­posed alto­geth­er tun­ing out Pres­i­dent Joe Biden for the remain­der of his term, going a step beyond House Major­i­ty Whip Tom Emmer’s (R‑MN) idea to ban him from future State of the Union speech­es.
Rep. Tony Gon­za­les (R‑TX) said in a phone call Mon­day after­noon that his GOP col­league “had a point” on rethink­ing Biden’s future atten­dance at the annu­al speech giv­en GOP con­cerns Biden’s remarks were too divi­sive.
Gon­za­les said he and some vot­ers have cho­sen to “go a step fur­ther” and ignore what Biden says going for­ward fol­low­ing a par­tic­u­lar­ly hos­tile speech ear­li­er this month.
“I stopped pay­ing atten­tion to what Biden has to say. I think a lot of Amer­i­cans have,” Gon­za­les told the Wash­ing­ton Exam­in­er.

Pres­i­dent Joe Biden deliv­ers his State of the Union address to a joint ses­sion of Con­gress at the Capi­tol in Wash­ing­ton, March 7, 2024. …