Schumer Statement on President Trump’s Refusal to Unequivocally and Full-Throatedly Denounce White Supremacy, Neo-Nazism & Other Forms of Bigotry

August 17, 2017

Washington, D.C. – U.S. Senator Charles E. Schumer released the below statement regarding President Trump’s refusal to unequivocally and full-throatedly denounce white supremacy, Neo-Nazism & other forms of bigotry:

“President Trump and Steve Bannon are trying to divert attention away from the President’s refusal to unequivocally and full-throatedly denounce white supremacy, neo-Nazism, and other forms of bigotry. While it is critical that we work towards the goal of Senator Cory Booker’s legislation, we must continue to denounce and resist President Trump for his reprehensible actions.”

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