Who: Sen. Jim DeMint (R-SC)
What: Exclusive interview regarding the situation in Honduras.
When: July 10th, 2009
Where: Dirksen Senate Office Building
DeMint Soundbite #1: The facts don't support Obama in Honduras.
"I am just at a loss to understsand why the Obama Administration is saying that this was an illegal coup and that the constitutional process was interrupted. The facts don't appear to back them up."
DeMint Soundbite #2: Chavez is not on the side of freedom.
"When the United States is on the side of Chavez, who hates us, who's trying to organize the whole region against us, we've just got to ask if we're on the right side. Chavez, Ortega, the Castro brothers are clearly not on the side of freedom."
DeMint Soundbite #3: Zelaya abdicated his role as president.
"In my mind, the facts say this was a constitutional process that way carried out by the government and Zelaya abdicated his role as president when he attempted to change the constitution.
Length of Full Interview: 2:20
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