It’s understandable – and almost expected – that some Democrats would decide not to stand and applaud President Trump’s every word at his address to Congress Tuesday night. But there were moments that should have elevated everyone to their feet.
Perhaps no moment was more appropriate than when Trump paid tribute to fallen Navy SEAL William “Ryan” Owens and honored his wife. She was applauded with an extended ovation and it was almost impossible not to tear up as an audience member.
So it was shocking when cameras scanned the laudatory crowd and happened upon these two Democrats, sitting quietly: