OC GOP Legislator Silenced, Escorted Out Of California Senate Chamber

Feb 24, 2017

Orange County State Senator Janet Nguyen (pictured at podium) was ordered out of the Senate chamber yesterday (Thursday) after Democrats objected to her speech.
Credit Senate Republican Caucus

In what was called an extraordinary moment of incivility in the California Legislature, a Democratic state Senator ordered security to remove his Republican colleague from the floor of the Senate chamber yesterday (Thursday).  Capital Public Radio's Ben Bradford explains what happened.