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Another Congressman Using Pop Culture References About Assault And Battery To Make A Point About Going Into a Room And Pushing A Button

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[Rep. Mike Kelly (R., Pa.)], who attended the University of Notre Dame on a football scholarship, received a raucous response when he exhorted rank-and-file Republicans, Rep. Pete King (R., N.Y.) told reporters after the meeting. "He gave a Knute Rockne-type speech," Mr. King said while holding up a "Play Like a Champion Today" sign, a nod to the famed sign between the home locker room and tunnel to the field at Notre Dame Stadium that players touch before games. Mr. King said Mr. Kelly closed the pep talk by saying: "Put on your helmet, buckle your chinstrap, and knock the sh-- out of 'em."

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