This afternoon in Kansas City approximately one hundred fifty supporters and volunteers attended the opening of Hillary Clinton’s campaign headquarters. The building at 1901 McGee will serve as a campaign office, phone banking location, and volunteer staging location for Clinton campaign activities in the metropolitan area.
Representative Emanuel Cleaver (D) was among the speakers at the event.
He had a thing or two to say about the republican nominee:
Representative Emanuel Cleaver (D): ….Look, Donald Trump….this is personal, this is personal. Let me say this so I can get it, get through with it and have a nice evening [laughter]. When I hear Donald Trump say that African Americans are worse off than they have ever been in the history of this country, uh, I am just angered, uh, to the bone. Uh, because Frank Harrison Cleaver, uh, my great great grandfather who died when I was four, who had been in slavery, uh, would, would be insulted, uh, that, that, you know, that somebody could be so ignorant, uh, in twenty sixteen….
Hillary Clinton Campaign Headquarters Open In Kansas City – February 17, 2016 (February 18, 2016)