‘Keying your own car’: Democrat hits out at Tlaib for State of the Union response
A planned response to Joe Biden’s State of the Union address on Tuesday night by Rashida Tlaib, a progressive Democrat from Michigan, highlighted a rift in the party.
The president will speak to Congress and the nation from the Capitol. The Republican rebuttal will be delivered by Kim Reynolds, governor of Iowa.
Tlaib will also respond, for the Working Families party. It will not be the only Democratic response: Collin Alred of Texas will speak for the Congressional Black Caucus.
One moderate Democrat, Josh Gottheimer of New Jersey, said Tlaib’s decision to speak was “like keying...