Is the bar so low for Donald Trump’s presidency that it’s caused a perverted form of Stockholm Syndrome for a majority of Americans? Will just a mundane act be perceived as an astonishing accomplishment? Wednesday night Congressman Jim Himes greeted a passionately friendly crowd in a packed City Council Chambers to address their fears about Trump’s presidency.
Himes pointed out his Republican colleagues are facing angry crowds in town hall meetings. Video of event below courtesy of Steve Krauchick, Doing It Local.
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A standing ovation set the tone for a town hall meeting held Wednesday by U.S. Rep. Jim Himes, D-Conn.
Hundreds of people packed the event, held at Bridgeport City Hall starting at 6:30 p.m.
Himes faced few critical questions, and used them as segues for short speeches on immigration reform, health care, and how the Democrats might succeed in a Republican-controlled Congress with President Donald Trump at the helm.
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