‘Did I Strike a Nerve!?’ Val Demings and Jim Jordan Have Explosive Shouting Match Over Police at House Hearing

Representatives Val Demings (D-FL) and Jim Jordan (R-OH) got into it today, and Jerry Nadler (D-NY) entered the fray to make it a three-way melee during a House hearing over the Covid-19 Hate Crimes Act.

The House Judiciary Committee held a hearing on Tuesday to discuss the bill, which was proposed to address the recent increase in hate crimes against Asian Americans. As Jordan called for an amendment to the bill, he went on a tangent attacking Democrats for their rhetoric about the police as the country observes civil unrest between the Derek Chauvin murder trial and the fatal police shooting of Daunte Wright.

Demings, who used to be a police officer, was the next up to speak, and
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