Tipster JP passes along audio from a Black History Town Hall meeting last night held by Congressional Black Caucus leaders at Howard University in Washington, D.C.
California Democrat Rep. Diane Watson, in discussing D.C. representation, channeled New Orleans Mayor Ray “Chocolate City” Nagin. Partial transcript:
Did you know your representatives can not vote? They can only vote in the committee as a whole. So what you’re going to have to do is declare the District [of Columbia] something like a state so they can have a proportional representation who vote. But that would give this district two senators and there are a lot of people on that floor who don’t want to see that occur because if there’s a chocolate city, this is it.
Here’s the audio:
In other words: The White Men and Women in the US Senate are blocking proportional representation for D.C. to keep black–”chocolate”–people out.
She really believes this poison. And she sat there at Howard University spreading it to black college students.
Commenter greenfairie: “D.C. has been called Chocolate City for years because of its large black population. But the usual agitators use race as the reason why D.C. doesn’t have statehood.” Yep.
I remind you that Rep. Watson is the same racial demagogue who attacked Ward Connerly for marrying outside his race:
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