Tag: Oversight Committe

Republican Lawmaker Gets Called Out for Using Black Woman as ‘Prop’

During Wednesday’s House Oversight Committee hearing, President Trump’s former attorney, Michael Cohen, called him a racist. Republican members of the committee defended Trump, including Rep. Mark Meadows, who brought with him HUD official Lynne Patton, who is Black. “You made some very demeaning comments about the president that Ms. Patton…