Sorry, Hillary: Sanders surrogate Killer Mike says, ‘A uterus doesn’t qualify you to be president’

Sorry, Hillary: Sanders surrogate Killer Mike says, ‘A uterus doesn’t qualify you to be president’
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Rapper Killer Mike is touching off a controversy with his endorsement of Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders, in which the rapper told supporters, “a uterus doesn’t qualify you to be president of the United States.”

The remark Tuesday was an apparent reference to Sanders rival Hillary Clinton, the former secretary of state who would be the nation’s first female president.

The comment raised tensions between the two campaigns as they head into pivotal contests in Nevada, South Carolina and a string of “Super Tuesday” states on March 1.

The rapper, whose real name is Michael Render, suggested that Clinton would be slow to move on issues of racial justice.

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