Heard on the Hill: Overheard on the Hill

Posted October 5, 2011 at 9:36pm

“If you are told, ‘You cannot tell,’ you pledge it. And you keep your goddamn word!”

—  Former Rep. Christopher Shays (R-Conn.) firing back at a National Press Club “heckler” who tried to call lawmakers on the carpet for not sharing info gleaned from classified briefings