Rep. Jim SensenbrennerJames SensenbrennerLawmakers grapple with warrantless wiretapping program House panel strikes deal on surveillance reforms Congress is finally working to defund civil asset forfeiture MORE (R-Wis.) on Friday said that President Trump or Vice President Pence will lead the country for the next four years.

"The way we change things is through elections and elections have consequences," Sensenbrenner said during a a town hall in Butler, Wisconsin, as reported by the Independent Journal Review.

"Donald TrumpDonald John TrumpBiden slams Trump over golf gif hitting Clinton Trump Jr. declines further Secret Service protection: report Report: Mueller warned Manafort to expect an indictment MORE was elected President of the United States last fall. He or Mike PenceMichael (Mike) Richard PenceNew GOP ObamaCare repeal bill gains momentum Pence hires Freedom Caucus adviser for press secretary Lawmakers, pick up the ball on health care and reform Medicaid MORE will be the president for the next four years, period,” he added.

The lawmaker's press office told The Hill that Sensenbrenner misspoke and that he was replying to a question about potential impeachment hearings.

The short video of Sensenbrenner's response was published by American Bridge 21st Century, a super PAC that distributes Democratic opposition research.

Sensenbrenner is among the Republicans who have continued to hold town hall events despite the wave of protests over ObamaCare repeal.