Making her point, Norton spoke over the president and refused to yield the microphone, according to a lawmaker who attended the event. The lawmaker described Norton as “strident,” “self-absorbed” and “parochial” in her exchange with Obama.
Let me guess: the anonymous leaker was well-known “lawmaker” Nancy Pelosi, (Com-CA).
I guess Holmes-Norton will lose her honorary black status now. Oh, wait.
Just her authenticity.