Because Congress functions best when it is as sycophantic as Trump's Cabinet. Oh, and Elijah Cummings is the real racist.
Under the Trump Administration, African American unemployment is the lowest (best) in the history of the United States. No President has come close to doing this before! I also created successful Opportunity Zones. Waiting for Nancy and Elijah to say, “Thank you, Mr. President!”— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) July 28, 2019
You can't make this stuff up. And why would you want to? And so we don't lose sight of it:
If racist Elijah Cummings would focus more of his energy on helping the good people of his district, and Baltimore itself, perhaps progress could be made in fixing the mess that he has helped to create over many years of incompetent leadership. His radical “oversight” is a joke!— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) July 28, 2019
All of America = his district https://t.co/ftEFL8oYgw— Maggie Haberman (@maggieNYT) July 28, 2019