[Courtesy of Color Of Change.] Color of Change is a Political Action Committee focused on building independent Black political power, amplifying Black voices, electing candidates who share our values, and holding them accountable to Black communities.
Earlier this week, U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi announced an official inquiry into the impeachment of President Donald Trump (for reasons not mentioned here). During that speech, she singled out congressional committee chairs including Waters–who has been calling for his impeachment, as evidenced in this May 2019 post–for years–for their ‘thoughtful approach to all this and their careful statements’ regarding the matter.
“I would say, ‘Dr. King, we have come a distance, we have made some progress.”
“I was talking about people that went because they felt very strongly about the monument to Robert E. Lee,” he said.
“The Constitution gives the responsibility to Congress to impeach an unfit president – “high crimes and misdemeanors.” What more do we need?”
“Not once in 8 years was I given any support regarding Africa or the Black Agenda, but 45 invites me to the WH.”