Word on the internets has it that Congressman Mark Souder (R-IN) is resigning from congress after it became known that he had an affair with a (Female) aide. Souder, unlike fellow rapscallions David Vitter (R-LA), “John” Ensign (R-NV) and Larry Craig (R-ID) will step down immediately apparently following Eric Massa’s (D-NY) lead instead.
Souder, if you recall, first became famous carrying water for Branch Davidian nutjob David Koresh (who was taken down by the federales under Janet Reno). All Koresh did was have sex with minors, after all posited the congressman. Why all the fuss from the feds? In defense of Koresh, Souder added:
“Do you send tanks and government troops into the large sections of
Kentuckyand and other places where such things occur?" Tennessee
I believe Souder later apologized (presumably for singling out
Souder as it happens is from the other side of the
Also Family Values!
UPDATE : It gets worse. Souder shot pro-abstinence video with his mistress in 2009. Looks like she is not a minor. Hold off on sending the Militia into
UPDATE: Even Worse. Apparently, Souder was an advocate of "Traditional Marriage." Usually this does not include a wife, two kids and a mistress or two. Rather I suspect his defense of "Traditional Marriage" meant he was concerned about who should not be allowed to get married.