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these comments from the White House are disgraceful and disgusting and the comments are racist as house Democrats on Tuesday prepared to approve a symbolic resolution condemning president Donald trump's racially charged attacks on for democratic Congress women you can leave house Republicans tried to derail the debate asking to straight from the record remarks made by house speaker Nancy Pelosi every single member of this institution democratic and Republican to join us in condemning the president's racist tweets to do anything less would be a shocking rejection of our values and a shameful abdication of our oath of office to protect the American people I urge , thank you know that the balance of my house is going to give the journal speaker of the house if you would like to rephrase that comment I had to clear my remarks to the parliamentarian before I read them the remarks with throw the chamber into chaos for nearly two hours and I were to be taken down a microphone award the gentleman's words %HESITATION on palm interest rate be taken down house Republicans objected to pelo C. labeling the president's tweets as racist saying she broke house debate rules pushing back a final vote on the measure condemning trumps rhetoric doesn't concern me only a handful of Republican lawmakers have spoken out against trump's comments about for minority Congress women and their criticism has been muted well the present moderation earlier Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell said debate should not be about personal attacks but stopped short of condemning trumps remarks from the president to the speaker depression members of the house all of us have a responsibility to elevate the public discourse at the White House trump once again defended his comments I have a list of things here says said by , %HESITATION the Congress women that is so bad so horrible that I almost don't want to read it it's so bad it's my opinion they hate our country and , that's not good it's not acceptable thank you very much