Missouri congressman apologizes for Winehouse post

British soul singer Amy Winehouse performs during her concert at the Volkshaus in Zurich, Switzerland, Thursday Oct. 25, 2007. (AP Photo/Keystone, Steffen Schmidt)

July 26, 2011 11:09:22 AM PDT
A first-term Missouri congressman is apologizing to people offended by his online post using the death of British singer Amy Winehouse to make a point about the federal government.