In one of her first speeches as a member of Congress, Rep. Cori Bush (D-Missouri) called for impeachment of the “white supremacist in chief” and was roundly booed by Republicans in the chamber.
A longtime racial-justice activist-turned-politician who was elected to Congress in November, Bush made the most of her allotted 30 seconds in the impeachment hearing in the House on Wednesday. “Madam Speaker,” Bush said, “I rise in support of the Article of Impeachment against Donald J. Trump. If we fail to remove a white supremacist president, who incited a white supremacist insurrection, it’s communities like Missouri’s 1st District that suffer the most.”
The newest “Squad” member then continued: “The 117th Congress must understand that we have a mandate to legislate in