tv What Are You Reading with Representative Darren Soto CSPAN June 23, 2019 11:27am-11:31am EDT
information to reporters that are in pursuit. it has the same effect. it has exactly the same effect. it cuts off the willingness of people to come forward when they see you are risking going to jail. that is one of the worst development started in the obama administration and carried forward with trump. >> thank you very much for coming. >> thank you. [applause] >> form a line to the right of the table. tv recently went to capitol hill
to find out. >> what are you reading? >> right now i am reading for whom the bell tolls by ernest hemingway. going back and forth between audiobooks and print books. we do a lot of reading all day in congress. about 20-30 chapters into it. it is a chilling and gripping tale about the revolution in the civil war in spain. >> what else is on your reading list? >> well, i got a gift from a representative for my birthday. i love a good link in both. i kind of go back and forth between fiction and history
books. looking forward to reading that as my next one and appreciate the congressman interest in history so you guys are you at siren fury on your desk. are you reading that one as well? there more as a conversation piece we are dealing with a lot of issues right now. a lot of them deal with the administration or the senate. it is on the desk to sort of stimulate the dialogue. >> is there anything else you'd like to share with us on your reading list? >> sure. top american novels. over the last couple of years going forward, there are just these different novels about america, they are common knowledge. they come up so much in our culture. references in committee or constituents. the past couple years, reading
everything from the grapes of wrath, now for whom the bell tolls. a lot of these books have been very interesting. slaughterhouse 5 i just read a few months ago. really helpful to kind of get myself back into american culture. >> thank you very much for your time. >> thanks for having me watch the responses of other members of congress by searching what are you reading at tv.org. >> we want to welcome back roger stone he was with us on september 17. on september 17 last year he was with us under the threat of indictment. he stated here in our meeting on september 17 i will never roll on donald trump.