It should be no surprise that Gerry Connolly is a signatory.
As Robert Spencer noted on FrontPage.com, "Lumping together violence with “hateful rhetoric” is a call to destroy the freedom of speech." He goes on to say that "bigotry" and "hateful rhetoric" are "identified on the basis of subjective judgments." Further,
This Resolution is using the specter of violence against Muslims to try to quash legitimate research into the motives and goals of those who have vowed to destroy us, which will have the effect of allowing the jihad to advance unimpeded and unopposed.Don Beyer, Delegate Eleanor Holmes Norton, and Rep. Betty McCollum (D-MN-4) were recently guests at Dar al Hijrah Mosque aka the 9/11 mosque. So much for the "great experiment on Route 7" (aka the Wahhabi Corridor)!