First, Democratic Rep. Then, Republican Rep. Julie Stokes, whose voice was shaking with emotion. That was utterly disrespectful and disgusting. Helena Moreno to one male representative. Write to Robin Hilmantel at robin.
Uproar over Louisiana lawmaker's "joke" about strippers
Uproar over Louisiana lawmaker Kenny Havard's "joke" about strippers - CBS News
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But the joke misfired, with calls Thursday for an apology and lamentations that the incident was an embarrassment to Louisiana. Republican Rep. Kenny Havard provoked outrage Wednesday when he briefly proposed the amendment to a bill aimed at combating human trafficking by blocking strip clubs from hiring dancers younger than Female colleagues said an amendment suggesting strippers should only be young and thin was offensive and disrespectful, with one lawmaker saying it made her "repulsed" to be a member of the House. Havard defended it as satire about nanny-state bills and suggested people were overreacting.