McConnell: Obama And I Have Something In Common, We Are Both Descendants Of Slaveholders


REPORTER: Leader McConnell, were you aware that your great-great-grandfathers were slave owners in Alabama before the Civil War? And has that revelation caused you to change your position on reparations?

SENATE MAJORITY LEADER MITCH MCCONNELL (R-KY): You know, I find myself once again in the same position as President Obama. We both oppose reparations and we both are the descendants of slaveholders.

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