Asked about the filibuster, Moscow Mitch had the nerve to lie that was never used in racial terms.
Well, folks couldn’t let that stand.
RECEIPTS have been brought…
RECEIPTS👏 HAVE 👏BEEN👏 BROUGHT 👏
Kevin M. Kruse (@KevinMKruse) Tweeted:
As this thread blows up, I should stress this isn’t remotely an exhaustive list — I did it quickly and I didn’t repeat years in which there were multiple filibusters on different civil rights issues.
But it should still give a sense of the “racial history” in the filibuster.
Tell that truth 👏👏👏