Elijah Cummings: Racism ‘has something to do with’ Obama interruption (Barf Alert)
I guess we should have expected this. Disagree with the bamster and you just know you're gonna get the racist label no matter how wrong he is.
On Martin Bashir’s Friday MSNBC program, Maryland Democratic Rep.
Elijah Cummings said that President Barack Obama and Attorney General
Eric Holder have received an “alarming” amount of disrespect, possibly
because of their race.
According to Cummings, the so-called disrespect included an incident involving The Daily Caller’s Neil Munro in the White House Rose Garden on Friday and coverage of Holder’s handling of the Operation Fast and Furious gun-walking scandal.
“What I believe is happening is there has been a disrespect not only
for the president, but for the office of the president. And that is
very, very alarming. We saw it when Joe Wilson called the president a
liar,” said Cummings.
“I think a lot of the same thing is happening with our attorney
general,” he added. “You know, these are two men who are doing an
outstanding job, but there are folks who just don’t like it. And they
never treated other folks like this, but here they are doing it to
Host Martin Bashir asked if race was a factor in these instances, and Cummings said he thought it was.
News & Politics