And this is what we pay them for? And they don’t even feel they need to respond when caught.

Via Free Beacon:

Democratic Rep. Brenda Lawrence (Mich.) was caught playing Candy Crush on her iPhone during President Donald Trump’s first formal State of the Union address on Tuesday night.

Lawerence, secretary of the Congressional Black Caucus, is playing the puzzle game in a photo posted on the stock photo website Getty Images. She is shown, phone in hand, sitting next to two other members of the Congressional Black Caucus, Reps. Bonnie Watson Coleman (D., N.J.) and Joyce Beatty (D., Ohio), who are equally glued to their phone screens as the president speaks.

According to Getty, the photo was taken roughly one-third of the way through the 80-minute address, at 9:42 p.m., while Trump was discussing his administration’s efforts to re-negotiate trade deals to benefit the American workforce.

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