The 'Hoodie' Congressman Explains Himself On CNN

Representative Bobby Rush, who got tossed out of the House chamber this morning for donning a hoodie in solidarity with Trayvon Martin and his family, went on CNN to explain his views, while still wearing his hoodie.

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