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Alan Grayson Compares GOP To 'Al Qaeda Members' (VIDEO)

First Posted: 05/21/10 08:17 PM ET Updated: 05/25/11 05:35 PM ET

Rep. Alan Grayson (D-Florida) dropped a hyperbolic metaphor during an interview with Orlando television station WFTV, saying that allowing Republicans to govern would be like allowing Al Qaeda terrorists to fly airplanes.

"Why would you want to put people in charge of government who just don't want to do it?" Grayson asked during the interview, which is set to be broadcast this weekend. "I mean you wouldn't expect to see Al Qaeda members as pilots."

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