‘Birthers’ Invade Capitol Hill, Again

Created: August 04, 2009 13:28 | Last updated: July 31, 2020 00:00

Back in June, a small group of “birthers” arrived in Washington and began handing out “grand jury presentments” to confused staff at congressional offices and federal buildings. Today, another team is on the Hill, helpfully tweeting its progress with the CrystalChalice Twitter account and the hashtag #phnm. (Hat tip: Karen Cummings.)

Here’s their progress as of the early afternoon.

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Then:

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Translation: They arrived at the Russell building.

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Translation: They dropped off documents at the offices of Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.), Sen. Kit Bond (R-Mo.) and Sen. Carl Levin (D-Mich.).

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Translation: Staff are being very nice in the Russell building, and Sen. Levin is in the Veteran Affairs office.

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Translation: They handed over documents to staffers for Sen. Tom Coburn (R-Okla.) and Sen. Patty Murray (D-Wash.).

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Translation: None needed.

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Translation: They handed off stuff to staffers for Sen. John Ensign (R-Nev.) and Sen. Johnny Isakson (R-Ga.).

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Translation: ?

Next, they hit some snags:

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Translation: The staff of Sen. Debbie Stabenow (D-Mich.) was not helpful.

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The saga continues at #phnm.

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