Colbert Says Rep. King is Caustic Like Bleach: ‘They Both Want to Turn Everything White’
On Friday night, Stephen Colbert ripped Rep. Steve King after his remarks on white nationalism — and follow-up statement — sparked controversy.
“[Paul] Manafort isn’t the only shady Trump supporter having a big week,” Colbert began. “We also heard from Iowa Congressman and man asking if this Klan robe makes his ass look fat, Steve King.”
He continued on: “Long before Donald Trump, King was a trailblazer of harsh, xenophobic immigration policies. He was like the Jackie Robinson of thinking Jackie Robinson shouldn’t be allowed to play baseball. King also pitched the idea of a border wall way before