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KAMALA HARRIS MEETS WITH TENNESSEE LAW-MAKERS EXPELLED OVER MASS SHOOTING PROTEST

 

April 13, 2023

(George Walker, IV/AP)

Vice President Kamala Harris hugs expelled state Rep. Justin Pearson before speaking at a rally at Fisk University on April 7, 2023, in Nashville, Tenn.

Vice President Kamala Harris made a last-minute trip Friday to Tennessee where she called for tougher firearm laws and criticized the Republican- controlled state House, which a day earlier expelled two Black Democratic lawmakers for their role in a protest calling for more gun control following a school shooting in Nashville in which six people were killed.

Harris received wild applause and several standing ovations as she told a crowd at Nashville's historically Black Fisk University that the so-called Tennessee Three - ousted Reps. Justin Jones and Justin Pearson, and a third Democrat,...



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