New House Democrat Rashida Tlaib profanely vows to impeach Trump

President has called her language disgraceful but Tlaib is standing by her remarks.

    One of the first Muslim female members of US Congress is facing criticism for using an expletive against President Trump.

    Democratic Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib made the comment just hours after being sworn in.

    The president has called her language disgraceful but Tlaib is standing by her remarks.

     

    Al Jazeera's Andy Gallacher reports.


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