Posted by on April 23, 2021 3:34 pm
Originally From: Queerty

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They say the worst thing you can call a racist is racist.

Chaos erupted among GOP House members yesterday when newly-elected Rep. Mondaire Jones of New York called them out for being “racist trash” during a speech about Washington, D.C. statehood.

In his remarks, Jones took aim at Rep. Jody Hice’s ridiculous claim that D.C. has no landfills, as well as Sen. Tom Cotton’s racially-charged contrast between D.C. and a “well-rounded, working class state” like Wyoming.

“I had no idea there were so many syllables in the word ‘white,’” Jones said of Cotton’s argument. Then he accused Republicans of making “racist insinuations that somehow the people of Washington, D.C. are incapable or even unworthy of our democracy.”

“My goodness. With all

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