Rep. Tlaib calls colleague's act racist during hearing
"It is insensitive ...
that someone would actually use (as) a prop
a black woman in
this chamber, in
U.S. Rep. Rashida Tlaib,
WASHINGTON - U.S. Rep. Rashida Tlaib, D-Detroit, disrupted a congressional hearing Wednesday afternoon when she said she believed a Republican colleague's actions during testimony by Michael Cohen were racist.
Tlaib, who is a Palestinian-American, said as a person of color she was offended when U.S. Rep. Mark Mea...