He better be ready for what comes next.
Democrat freshman Mondaire Jones attacked the GOP right before the vote to make Washington D.C. the 51st state calling them “racist trash.”
He lost it and said, “I have had enough of my colleagues’ racist insinuations that somehow that the people of Washington D.C. are incapable or even unworthy of our democracy. One Senate Republican said that D.C. wouldn’t be a ‘well rounded working class state.’ I had no idea there were so many syllables in the word ‘white.’ One of my House Republican colleagues said that D.C. shouldn’t be a state because the district doesn’t have a landfill. My goodness, with all the racist trash my colleagues have brought to this debate I can see why they’re worried about having a place to put it.”
“The truth is there is no good faith argument for disenfranchising over 700,000 people, most of whom are people of color.”
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