Thursday on MSNBC’s “Morning Joe,” host Joe Scarborough castigated Capitol Hill police over the violence that took place the day before by a group of pro-President Donald Trump supporters.
With his voice raising as he discussed the scene at the Capitol, Scarborough wondered why the police officers allowed the “insurrectionists” inside and “walk through freely.” He argued if Trump supporters had been black or Muslim they would have been “shot” and “sniped.”
“There has to be an investigation,” Scarborough declared. “How many of these Capitol Hill cops are members of Donald Trump’s cult? How many? How many allowed this to happen? And I do want to know where the hell were the D.C. police? … How did this happen? This hasn’t happened since the War of 1812 when the British stormed Washington, D.C. It’s obvious this was coming. Donald Trump promised this day was coming.”
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