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Ayanna Pressley Says There Are White Supremacists In Congress

January 13, 2021

If you believe one member of “The Squad,” then there are white supremacists in the United States Congress.

That’s what U.S. Representative Ayanna Pressley (D-Dorchester) says/ She said it referring to the safe room where many members of Congress hid during the Capitol Hill riot last week.

“The second I realized our ‘safe room’ from the violent white supremacist mob included treasonous, white supremacist, anti masker Members of Congress who incited the mob in the first place, I exited,” she tweeted on Tuesday. “Furious that more of my colleagues by the day are testing positive.”

New Boston Post emailed the press spokesman for Pressley’s office on Tuesday night hours after Pressley put out the tweet and asked which members of Congress she was referring to, but had not heard back as of Wednesday afternoon.

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