Oklahoma House Reprimands GOPer For Saying ‘Blacks’ Don’t Work As Hard | Talking Points Memo

The Oklahoma House of Representatives voted this week to reprimand state Rep. Sally Kern (R) for saying that she’s seen “a lot of people of color who didn’t study hard because they said the government would take care of them.”The reprimand was approved by a vote of 76-16 Monday, after it was introduced by Rep. Mike Shelton (D), one of four black members of the state House.

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