Tag: John Lewis

Dem Rep Lewis: Gun Violence ‘Daily Epidemic’

In this week’s Democratic address, Rep. John Lewis (D-GA) decried gun violence, calling it a “daily epidemic.” Transcript as follows: Hello. I’m Congressman John Lewis, and I represent the 5th District of Georgia. On Monday, our nation woke up to

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Dem Rep Lewis: 2016 Election Was ‘Rigged’ in Trump’s Favor

During an interview aired on Friday’s edition of CNN’s “Axe Files,” Representative John Lewis (D-GA) stated that he believes the 2016 presidential election was rigged in Republican nominee Donald Trump’s favor. CNN Senior Political Commentator and Director of the University

Trump: John Lewis Made Himself Look Bad By ‘Grandstanding’

Tuesday, Fox News Channel played a preview clip of a “Fox & Friends” interview with Ainsley Earhardt in which President-elect Donald Trump addressed the controversy over Rep. John Lewis (D-GA) saying Trump was not legitimately elected and refusing to go

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Democrats Fundraise Off Lewis-Trump Feud

“Today, Donald Trump attacked me on Twitter. He said that I’m ‘all talk’ and ‘no action,'” reads a DNC fundraising email sent Saturday. “I’ve been beaten bloody, tear-gassed, fighting for what’s right for America. I’ve marched at Selma with Dr. King. Sometimes that’s what it takes to move our country in the right direction.”

Lewis: ‘Almost Impossible For Me’ to Work With Trump

After causing controversy in a clip released Friday of the pre-taped interview by saying “I don’t see the president-elect as a legitimate president,” Sunday on NBC’s “Meet the Press,” Rep. John Lewis (D-GA) said it would be “almost impossible” for