‘She Won’t Stay Throwed!’ Rep. Emanuel Cleaver Compares Hillary Clinton To Jesus, Brings The House Down
‘She won’t stay throwed!’ Rep. Emanuel Cleaver compares Hillary Clinton to Jesus, brings the house down
Rep. Emanuel Cleaver II (D-Mo.) made a passionate plea for Hillary Clinton at the Democratic convention July 28 and concluded his speech screaming several times that “she won’t stay throwed.” (Video: The Washington Post; Photo: Toni L. Sandys/The Washington Post)
It was only some five minutes long, and well before prime time.
But Rep. Emanuel Cleaver (D-Mo.), a United Methodist pastor and chair of the Congressional Black Caucus, took those who were listening at the Democratic National Convention on Thursday afternoon on a wild ride anyway — telling a story about a little boy wrestling with Andrew Jackson, comparing Hillary …