Sen. Murphy: Survival of America at Stake If GOP Doesn’t Stop Trump’s ‘Overt Racist Language’

Breitbart | 7/19/2019 | Pam Key
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Friday on MSNBC’s “Andrea Mitchell Reports,” Sen. Chris Murphy (D-CT) had an ominous warning about President Donald Trump’s attacks on the so-called “Squad,” made up of Reps. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, (D-NY) Ayanna Pressley (D-MA), Rashida Tlaib (D-MI) and Ilhan Omar (D-MN).

Murphy said, “So the crowd was chanting a recitation of the president’s tweets. The president can’t disavow because they were commanding what he had announced the day before, that Ilhan Omar and others who opposed him of a different skin color should go back to their country of origin, whatever that may be. So it’s totally bizarre that he thinks he can disavow something he originated. Republicans have to call him out on this. I understand that many are tired of having to constantly answer for the president’s outrageous behavior, but he crossed a line here that unfortunately many of his followers are willing to go with him on. And if we don’t collectively Republicans and Democrats say there’s no place in this country for the most important person, the president of the United States, engaging in overt racist language. I think we risk the whole democratic experience falling apart. I...
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