Foreign Affairs Committee Crew Coalesces Around Winter Olympics

Posted February 4, 2014 at 5:30pm

Members of the usually combative Foreign Affairs Committee on Tuesday buried the hatchet long enough to rally behind the U.S. Olympic team.  

In our opinion, Rep. Gregory W. Meeks, D-N.Y., took the gold in terms of expressing his enthusiasm about the upcoming action in Sochi, Russia:  

Most of his fellow lawmakers managed to keep their cool, even while weaving in shoutouts to competitors from their home districts:  

Perhaps Congress could pull together more often if the Olympics were held, oh, I don’t know, say, annually …