LISTEN: Hot Mic Catches GOP Senator Admiring Teenage Girl With Colleague
On Monday, while the Senate was getting ready to pass a resolution to re-open the government, Mississippi Republican Sen. Roger Wicker was caught on a hot mic making comments about the way high school girls looked.
“I thought you were going to say this was one of the most beautiful girls,” Wicker said, as flagged by CQ Roll Call’s Amelia Frappolli. “What about these others?”
Heard on a hot mic…
During the Senate CR vote, Sen. Wicker said, "I thought you were going to say this was one of the most beautiful girls. What about these others?" to either another senator or a male page about female pages. pic.twitter.com/ZTHxOVvK1F
— Amelia Frappolli (@AmeliaFrappolli) January 23, 2018
You can listen to the Senator’s comments in the video clip below: