Senators Criticize National Anthem Protests

Senator Pat Toomey (R-Pa.) criticizes the NFL player protests during the national anthem, calling them disrespectful and inappropriate. Toomey states that the protests fail to honor military veterans and that everyone should stand during its playing.  Senator Tim Scott (R-SC) echoed Toomey’s sentiments, contending that “[e]very man, woman, child in this country should stand for the national anthem. That should go without question.”