In an email to Fox's Chad Pergram, Reidy explained that Holy Spirit instructed her to deliver the outburst: "For the past two and a half weeks, the Holy Spirit has been waking me up in the middle of the night and preparing me (through my reluctance and doubt) to deliver a message in the House Chamber. That is what I did last night." Her husband Dan said in a separate email, “My wife is a sweet, level-headed wonderful woman of God. I am proud of her."Earlier: After the House finally voted to end the shutdown tonight, a longtime staffer, who had been acting as a stenographer of the proceedings, tooks to the dais an started shouting into the microphone about this not being a nation under God, and never was, and something about he Freemasons, and so on, before being dragged away. This link has text, video and audio. Her name is Dianne Reidy and she is now being interviewed by police. Vid and audio below.
Thursday, October 17, 2013
Bizarre Episode After Historic Vote
UPDATE: Naturally the woman talks to a Fox reporter. Says the "holy spirit" made her do it. Look for her to get own Fox show next week.
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