Politics Duckworth on whether 'sizeable' amount of Trump supporters are racist: 'Of course not'

17:05  02 august  2020
17:05  02 august  2020 Source:   thehill.com

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Not once has a white Trump - supporting conservative said he or she would be more comfortable in the presence of a white leftist than a black conservative, or would prefer an all-white If you’re an honest leftist, this should present a powerful challenge to your belief that all white conservatives are racist .

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Sen. Tammy Duckworth (Ill.), a Democratic vice presidential contender, said Sunday that "of course" she did not believe a substantial percentage of President Trump's supporters are racists.

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Fox News's Chris Wallace, noting that Duckworth has called Trump the "Racist-in-Chief" and said that racism is a primary reason for opposition to immigration reform, asked the senator on "Fox News Sunday" if she believed "a sizeable percentage of President Trump's supporters are racists."

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"Of course not," Duckworth responded. "I think President Trump is trying to divide us as a nation, we need to come together as a nation, we need to unite."

"I think most Americans agree that we need sensible immigration reform, we need a away for those who are here illegally to pay fines and go to the end of the line and work their way toward citizenship," she added. "We can't let President Trump continue to divide us."

Wallace went on to ask Duckworth, a vocal critic of the federal presence at demonstrations in Portland, Ore., if she condemned the attacks on a federal courthouse that the Trump administration has cited as the reason for the agents' deployment.

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People that support Trump are committing treason against the United States. So this is something his supporters can defend? Defending the actions of an enemy for supplying weapons to Of course they'll defend it, they'll say those troops killed were members of ANTIFA and therefore traitors who

“And Trump tries to tap into that and redirect in nativist, racist , sexist ways.” Mr Obama’s Zoom calls Last month, in another virtual fundraiser for Mr Biden, the former president accused Mr Trump of “But you know what, let’s not be so sophisticated that we are constantly finding reasons why this isn’t

"I think violence is wrong, I absolutely condemn the violent protesters," she said, adding that "I fully support the rights of people to express their First Amendment rights peacefully."

"There's so much that could be done between the fed government and local law enforcement working together in order to allow people to express themselves in a peaceful way without federal troops coming in in unmarked vehicles and kidnapping peaceful protesters off the streets, throwing them into an unmarked van and driving off in the middle of the night," Duckworth said.

Wallace also asked the Illinois senator, an Iraq War veteran and double amputee, whether presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden's campaign has vetted her as a potential running mate.

"They have their own process, I'm going to leave them to it," Duckworth said. "All of the women whose names have been mentioned so far are just wonderful."

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Declaring himself "your president of law and order," President Donald Trump vowed Monday to return order to American streets using the military if widespread violence isn't quelled, even as peaceful protesters just outside the White House gates were dispersed with tear gas

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