Sure, the Muslim Brotherhood is now in charge of Egypt and considered one of the Arab world's largest and most influencial Islamic movements, but it hasn't always been so well-revered. Why only last year FBI Director Robert Mueller told a House committe that elements of the Muslim Brotherhood are in the United States have supported terrorism here and overseas. And their ideology has inspired terrorists such as Osama bin Laden. It has also been called one of the world's most insidious and implacable jihad organizations [LINK].
It's a good thing Nick Joe Rahall is so open-minded. He was supporitive of the terrorist-friendly group before it was cool.