Tim Burchett of Tennessee Reportedly Files Bill Going After Antifa

U.S. Congressman Tim Burchett, a Republican representing Tennessee’s Second Congressional District, has reportedly filed legislation to go after the group Antifa.

This, according to the Nashville-based FOX 17, which said Burchett has introduced the “Unmasking Antifa Act.”

“The bill would issue fines and/or imprisonment for up to 15 years for any individual who wears a mask or disguise while committing a crime, including threatening or intimidating another individual exercising their constitutional rights or privileges,” the station reported.

Burchett reportedly said Antifa members are “cowards.”

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

eighteen − 17 =