White House Spokesman Brushes Off Democrat Massa’s Accusation
March 9, 2010 - 9:43 AMInterviewed on ABC's 'Good Morning America,' press secretary Robert Gibbs was asked about Rep. Eric Massa's charge that he was forced out of office by fellow Democrats.
Interviewed on ABC's "Good Morning America," press secretary Robert Gibbs was asked about the assertions Rep. Eric Massa made Sunday in a radio address in his home district in western New York.
Gibbs said, "I think this whole story is ridiculous. I think the latest excuse is silly and ridiculous." He accused Massa of continually changing the reasons for leaving Congress. Massa, a Democrat whose resignation took effect Monday, is facing a harassment complaint from a male staffer.
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