Elijah Cummings Calls Steve Bannon ‘white Supremacist-type,’ Says MLK ‘would Be Very Disappointed’
Elijah Cummings calls Steve Bannon ‘white supremacist-type,’ says MLK ‘would be very disappointed’
Speaking on MSNBC on the 49th anniversary of Martin Luther King Jr.’s assassination, Rep. Elijah Cummings said the slain civil rights leader would be “very disappointed” to learn that a “white supremacist-type person” like Steve Bannon held such a powerful position in the White House today.
The Maryland Democrat made the comments on “Morning Joe” when asked by MSNBC’s Willie Geist, “What is the state of Dr. King’s dream?”
“I think if Dr. King were here … I think he would be a bit disappointed,” Mr. Cummings said. “In a way he would be pleased to have seen …