Former Dem congressman Alan Grayson of Florida threatened to have a Politico reporter arrested, falsely claiming that the reporter assaulted him. A video of the scuffle, which took place in Philadelphia at an event hosted by Politico is below.
The incident began when reporter Isaac Dovere approached Grayson to ask him about allegations of domestic abuse.
“You’re getting in my way, my friend. You’re assaulting a member of Congress. You’re pushing me. Have this guy escorted out, please”
WATCH HERE: THIS GOES DOWNHILL FAST
Here is former Congressman @AlanGrayson threatening to have Politico's @IsaacDovere arrested... @PolitiFact has just announced that they're bringing Grayson on to "serve as reader advocate for PolitiFact...critiquing our work and publishing on https://t.co/8q55Id18Vr"— Yashar Ali 🐘 (@yashar) February 1, 2018