he US Senate took the bold step of condemning white supremacists on Monday.
This is Normandy-level bravery on display here, folks.
From The Hill:
The Senate easily passed a resolution on Monday condemning white supremacist organizations and urging President Trump to speak out against hate groups.
The resolution — introduced last week by Sens. Mark Warner (D-Va.), Johnny Isakson (R-Ga.), Tim Kaine (D-Va.) and Cory Gardner (R-Colo.) — cleared the upper chamber by unanimous consent.
The Senate measure formally condemns “the violence and domestic terrorist attack” that occurred last month around a white supremacist rally in Charlottesville, Va.
In addition to urging Trump and the administration to publicly push back against hate groups, the resolution urges Trump and his Cabinet to “address the growing prevalence of those hate groups in the United States.”
Senators want Attorney General Jeff Sessions and the Department of Homeland Security to investigate “all acts of violence, intimidation and domestic terrorism” by white supremacists, white nationalists or associated groups and prevent them “from fomenting and facilitating additional violence.”
The resolution formally gained the backing of 57 senators, including Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.), before it passed the Senate on Monday night.
Where’s the resolution condemning antifa thugs who are violently attacking Trump supporters across the country?
Where’s the demands the DOJ look into their terrorist activities?
Oh, you’re too busy praising them as though they’re the modern equivalent of our soldiers who stormed the beaches of Normandy?
It sure is interesting that Nancy Pelosi was willing to condemn antifa last week but Mitch McConnell and Paul Ryan can’t even muster up so much as a resolution to put it in writing.
Author: Chris Menahan
Courtesy of Information Liberation
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