Politics | House Democrats kick off Congress with rowdy insults and regrettable policy
by Jamie Dean
Posted 1/07/19, 02:26 pm
From the pulpit of the historic Friendship Baptist Church in Atlanta, Rep. Hank Johnson, D-Ga., offered a decidedly unfriendly assessment of President Donald Trump during an NAACP event on New Year’s Day: “Americans elected an authoritarian, an anti-immigrant, racist strongman to the nation’s highest office.”
Johnson wasn’t finished.