First Muslim U.S. Congressman: Islamic radicalization hearings "McCarthyistic"
March 8, 2011 4:15 PM
Rep. Keith Ellison (D-Minn.) told CBS News Congressional correspondent Nancy Cordes that House Homeland Security Committee hearings on the radicalization of Islam are "McCarthyistic." Rep. Peter King (R-N.Y.) is the chairman of that committee. Ellison is the first Muslim member of the U.S. Congress.Become a fan of Washington Unplugged on Facebook