“I’m not playing defense, oh no. This is offense,” Beck said. “I’m going to issue a challenge. ... It is time to stand up for the republic, stand for peace, stand for principles, or you can keep adding to the problem by playing a game,” Beck said. “Knock it off.”
Rep. Elijah Cummings, D-Md., right, hugs Harold Schaitberger, General President of the International Association of Fire Fighters, after the Congressman spoke at the IAFF's Legislative Conference General Session at the Hyatt Regency on Capitol Hill, March 9, 2015. The day featured addresses by members of Congress and Vice President Joe Biden.