The Senate hearing into the confirmation of Sen. Jeff Sessions as Donald Trump’s Attorney General ended a few minutes ago with charges of racism from one of the witnesses.
Matt Ford of The Atlantic reports:
Is getting Rep. Richmond’s home state wrong racist, too? Because Richmond is from Lousiana:
After calling out the order in which witnesses were called to testify as racist, Rep. Richmond called Sen. Sessions a racist as well:
And he urged the panel to vote no on Sessions’ nomination:
Good luck with that.