Rep. Keith Ellison: Trump’s populism an “insult to the great populists”

Keith EllisonI don’t think anybody’s faith or confidence in this President as a populist will survive this budget–what a joke, and what an insult to the great populists of American history like the populist movement in William Jennings Bryan, that they would dare to associate themselves with populism.

—Rep. Keith Ellison (D–MN)

President Trump’s Budget, House Floor, May 24, 2017

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