(NEWSBUSTERS) — Joy Behar, Al Gore’s new employee at Current TV, said Tuesday in response to Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney’s comments on the need for more police, teachers, and firefighters, “I’d like to see his house burn, one of his millions of houses burning down.”

During an interview with the liberal website Mediaite, Behar added, “Who’s he going to call, the Mormon fire patrol?” (video follows with transcript and commentary, relevant section begins at minute 6:30):

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