“The geeks shall inherit the earth,” Rep. Thomas Massie (R-Ky.) told Red Alert Politics during an interview on intellectual property, CISPA, wasteful government spending, and his journey from MIT to Congress
Massie said that government intrusion led him to getting more involved in local politics and eventually national politics.
Known for his libertarian bend, the Kentucky Congressmen talked about how he differed with his party on several issues, including the internet regulation bill (CISPA) and foreign policy.
It could be hard voting against your party on controversial bills, but those votes can end up being the best — or at least the most memorable — votes of your career.
Watch the full interview below: