ďHeís not mad at me, heís mad at Boehner, heís mad at all the rest of the Republicans around him, minus five guys who havenít signed the pledge,Ē Norquist said, referring to Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio).
ďIím sorry heís flustered. Iím sorry heís mad. Heís embarrassed himself,Ē Norquist said, adding, ďI assume it was written by a staffer unaware of the number of Muslims who live in his district. He doesnít want to get into this gutter.Ē