It’s 5 o’clock someplace – however not on the Home flooring.
Rep. Joe Cunningham, a newly elected Democrat from South Carolina, was barred from strolling onto the Home flooring Friday as he tried to deliver a six-pack of beer with him.
The banned brewskis, from the Charleston space, had been a present for Rep. Peter DeFazio, D-Ore., a co-chair of the massive Home Small Brewers Caucus, Cunningham stated on Twitter.
The beers included: White Thai and One Claw from Westbrook Brewing Firm and Useless Arm from Coast Brewing, in accordance with The Put up and Courier.
“Making pals while you’re a freshman is tough and I assumed I’d grease the skids with some Lowcountry beer,” Cunningham stated on Twitter, including that DeFazio finally received the beer. “Can I be a part of the beer caucus now?”
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DeFazio was, the truth is, photographed strolling with the illicit six-pack in hand.
Coast Brewing responded to the information of Cunningham’s transgression and instructed the congressman ought to have included its 32/50 Kölsch since “it’s very bipartisan.”
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Cunningham usually made marketing campaign stops at native breweries throughout his race for South Carolina’s 1st district. He beat Republican Katie Arrington within the midterm elections, changing Mark Sanford.