Category: Ayanna

Ayanna Pressley: The Term ‘Chinese Coronavirus’ is Painful for Immigrants
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Ayanna Pressley: The Term ‘Chinese Coronavirus’ is Painful for Immigrants

Rep. Ayanna Pressley (D-MA) says the “rapid spreading of racism” since the Wuhan, China-originated coronavirus outbreak in the United States is particularly “painful” for immigrants. During a House Oversight and Reform Committee hearing on Thursday, Pressley — a member of “The Squad” along with Representatives Ilhan Omar (D-MN), Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY), and Rashida Tlaib (D-MI)…

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John Kerry: Ayanna Pressley ‘More American’ than Trump
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John Kerry: Ayanna Pressley ‘More American’ than Trump

Former presidential candidate and Secretary of State John Kerry said on Wednesday that President Donald Trump is “afraid” of “Squad” member Rep. Ayanna Pressley (D-MA) because her life story is more “American” than Trump’s. “Of course President Trump’s comments about Representative Ayanna Pressley are racist. But even more revolting is his defense: pretending he’s not…

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Ayanna Pressley: I Will Always Call Trump ‘Occupant of the White House,’ Not President
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Ayanna Pressley: I Will Always Call Trump ‘Occupant of the White House,’ Not President

Speaking Monday at a press conference on Capitol Hill, progressive freshman Rep. Ayanna Pressley (D-MA) referred to President Donald Trump as the “occupant of the White House.” “I want to send a message of gratitude and thanks to the solidarity that we have received from every corner of our country, from our colleagues to our neighbors,…

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