Republican Senators Introduce Legislation To Cancel Columbus Day

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Two Republican senators introduced an amendment Wednesday to get rid of Columbus Day and make Juneteenth a new federal holiday.

Republican Wisconsin Sen. Ron Johnson and Republican Oklahoma Sen. James Lankford introduced the amendment to legislation introduced by Republican Texas Sen. John Cornyn which would make Juneteenth a federal holiday.

“In response to a bipartisan effort to give federal workers another day of paid leave by designating Juneteenth a federal holiday, we have offered a counterproposal that does not put us further in debt,” Johnson said Wednesday, Fox News reported. “We support celebrating emancipation with a federal holiday, but believe we should eliminate a current holiday in exchange. We chose Columbus Day as a holiday that is lightly celebrated, and least disruptive to Americans’ schedules.”

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Liberally Disgusted
Liberally Disgusted
10 months ago

No more “dems”, no more RINOs. They are no more trustworthy than the progressives. At least you know what to expect from the left -- the RINOs just keep showing their lack of backbone.

Rabbi will McCubbins
Rabbi will McCubbins
10 months ago

Cuckolds !

Wes Rhinier
Editor
10 months ago

Just another example of TINVOWOOT

Ron pierro
Ron pierro
10 months ago

Then they are not republicans, they are “out of the closet” rinos, and need to go.