Trump Spokesman Kicks Off MLK Day By Attacking A Civil Rights Icon

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He continued: “To see somebody of John Lewis’ stature, an iconic nature, who has worked so hard to enfranchise people and talk about getting people involved in our voting systems and talking about the integrity of our voting system ― to then go out when the candidate of his choice doesn’t win and try to talk about the delegitimization of the election is, frankly, disappointing.”

The incoming White House press secretary said Trump’s weekend Twitter tirade against Rep. John Lewis was the congressman’s own fault.

The incoming White House press secretary blasted civil rights activist Rep. John Lewis (D-Ga.) on a holiday honoring America’s most iconic civil rights leader, Martin Luther King Jr .