Twitter Drags Nancy Pelosi For Saying ‘All Lives Matter’ At Town Hall

Newly elected Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi set off a Twitter storm on Friday when she said at a televised town hall meeting that “all lives matter” in response to a question from the audience about her thoughts on the Black Lives Matter movement.

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“I support the recognition that black lives matter, for sure, and I have incorporated that in many of my statements. All lives matter… we really have to redress past grievances in terms of how we addressed the African-American community,” Pelosi said.

Her comments came during an MSNBC town hall, hosted by Joy Reid, at Trinity University in Washington.

Pelosi appeared on the show one day after she was elected to serve for a second time as speaker and…

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