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Republicans blew up after a Democratic congressman accused them of spreading 'racist trash' in a debate over giving Washington, DC, statehood

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"With all the racist trash my colleagues have brought to this debate, I can see why they're worried about having a place to put it," Rep. Jones said.
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News video: Rep. Mondaire Jones Sparks Turmoil Calling GOP’s Arguments Against DC Statehood ‘Racist Trash’

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A heated discussion erupted Thursday when Congressman Mondaire Jones accused GOP lawmakers of spreading “racist trash”. Veuer’s Maria Mercedes Galuppo has more.

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