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House Republican: Sansom’s Actions “Not Legal”

Not all House Republicans are on board with Speaker Sansom’s bid to “temporarily” step aside in his role as Speaker. Rep. J. C. Planas (R-Miami) is saying that Sansom’s actions are not legal.

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  1. g8rluvr says:

    According to the St. Pete Times,

    House lawyer: Sansom says recusal is legal. So it is.

    In response to questions first raised by Miami Republican Rep. J.C. Planas, House General Counsel Karen Camechis issued a memo that concludes House Speaker Ray Sansom is in charge of interpreting House rules, so his temporary relinquishment of power is legal.

    You can read it here: http://blogs.tampabay.com/buzz/2009/01/house-lawyer-sa.html

    You know, you can’t make up stuff that is this good (or ridiculous).

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