Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee Humiliated After Rant About The Moon

By Daniel Walker | April 13, 2024

Solar eclipse

Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee (D-TX) showcased her lack knowledge of lunar science in a remarkable way. This has prompted discussions on the qualifications of elected officials. 

 

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via KHOU 11

In the aftermath of the recent solar eclipse, Lee claimed the moon is "made up mostly of gases."
 

Inaccurate remarks

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via Forbes Breaking News

During a speech to high school students in Houston, Jackson Lee made a series of scientifically inaccurate remarks, prompting a flurry of reactions and reflections on the implications of her comments.