Lawmakers call recent attacks on Asian Americans “racist” and “wrong” – CBS News
A House subcommittee held a hearing Thursday on the rise in violence against Asian Americans amid the coronavirus pandemic. Senator Tammy Duckworth, Congresswoman Young Kim and Congresswoman Grace Meng were among the lawmakers who testified. CBS News congressional correspondent Kris Van Cleave joined CBSN from Capitol Hill to discuss.
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