Democrats have been making a dramatic scene in the House this week by staging a “sit-in” with hopes to force a vote on further gun control laws, spurred by Omar Mateen’s attack on a gay nightclub in Orlando.
But even politicians get a little hungry when they are busy sitting on the floor, so they decided to call for some delivery—and conservatives will probably get a kick out of what they ordered.
TMZ caught interns bringing in a big cart of Chick-fil-A for the famished protesters.Image Credit: Screenshot/TMZ
Now if you’re a little hazy on the history of the delicious fast-food chain’s politics, here is a refresher.
Back in 2012 it was revealed that the company had donated millions to groups that actively campaigned against LGBT rights such as gay marriage.
After a national outcry, Chick-fil-A changed its tune and pulled much of its funding for these groups. Local Chick-fil-A chains in Orlando took it one step further, going out of their way after the Orlando shooting to feed those waiting in line to donate blood.
Today we fly our flag at half-staff as a mark of respect for the victims of the act of hatred and terror perpetrated…
Seems like an odd choice for the Dems to pick, but hey, Chick-fil-A is delicious. It’s so delicious, in fact, that it was just named America’s favorite fast food restaurant.