169 Dem Congressmen Tell Trump That “America Will Not Be Able To Heal Or Unite” Unless He Fires Bannon
The last 8 years have proven at least one thing with absolute certainty: the Democrats have no interest in uniting America as their only interest is in continuing a non-violent civil war between “people of color” and whites.
Excerpted From The Hill: A group of 169 House Democrats is demanding President-elect Donald Trump rescind Steve Bannon’s appointment as chief strategist and senior counselor.
“Bigotry, anti-Semitism and xenophobia should have no place in our society, and they certainly have no place in the White House,” Rep. David Cicilline (D-R.I.) said in a Wednesday statement.
“Whether intentional or not, the appointment of Mr. Bannon sends a disturbing message about what kind of president Donald Trump wants to be,” the House Judiciary Committee member, who spearheaded a Wednesday letter to Trump, added.
The letter does not include any signatures from GOP House representatives.
Democratic signers argued Bannon’s role in the future Trump administration undermines the Republican’s promise of national harmony.
“Unfortunately, your appointment of Stephen Bannon, whose ties to the white nationalist movement have been well-documented, directly undermines your ability to unite the country,” the letter reads.
“Millions of Americans have expressed fear and concern about how they will be treated by the Trump administration and your appointment of Mr. Bannon only exacerbates and validates their concerns. We strongly believe that Mr. Bannon’s appointment will not allow the country to heal and come together as one.”
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