VIDEO: McConnell makes public statement amid Trump’s feud with the ‘Squad’

TheHill.com:

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) on Tuesday urged Democrats and Republicans to tone down their rhetoric but defended President Trump from charges of racism after he tweeted over the weekend that minority Democratic lawmakers should “go back” to where they came from.

“The president is not a racist,” McConnell declared, after reporters pressed him hard on whether Trump’s tweets were racist or whether the GOP leader himself would ever use such language.

The article goes on to state the following:

Instead McConnell said both sides were guilty of “overheated” rhetoric.

“I think there’s a consensus that political rhetoric has gotten way overheated across the political spectrum,” he said.

“Lower all this incendiary rhetoric. Everyone should do it,” he added in response to a question.

WATCH his full statement below:

To get more information about this article, please visit TheHill.com. To weigh in, leave a comment below.

The post VIDEO: McConnell makes public statement amid Trump’s feud with the ‘Squad’ appeared first on DML News.

Visit the USSA News store!
Click this link for the original source of this article.
Author: Team DML


This content is courtesy of, and owned and copyrighted by, https://dmlnews.com and its author. This content is made available by use of the public RSS feed offered by the host site and is used for educational purposes only. If you are the author or represent the host site and would like this content removed now and in the future, please contact the USSANews.com administrator by using the contact form located in the top-left menu. Your request will be immediately honored. Please visit https://dmlnews.com for more terrific, conservative content. The owner of this website may be paid to recommend American Bullion. The content of this website, including the positive review of American Bullion, the negative review of its competitors, and any other information may not be independent or neutral.

USSANews.com USSANews.com