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GOP Rep.: Dem Gun Protest Is a ‘Disgrace’ to Civil Rights Sit-Ins

Democrats continue to stage a sit-in on the House floor to demand action on gun control, and some of their Republican colleagues are starting to speak out.

Congressman Justin Amash first tweeted out this criticism of their efforts:

And then his colleague Mark Walker jumped in to say this sit-in is a “disgrace” to past civil rights sit-ins:

Now, it’s worth noting here that the sit-in today was organized by civil rights icon John Lewis, who knows a thing or two about protest.

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