Rep. Escobar surfs rainbow wave over Trump’s wall


The 116th congress is seeing many new faces. Amidst the new batch of representatives is Veronica Escobar, the newly elected representative of Texas’ 16th district, and she received quite the welcome in D.C. from progressives.

A group called the Rainbow Wave Serenade greeted her, saying that they were visiting “the coolest offices… to encourage you,” and they vowed to “have your back while you push for a bold aggressive agenda.”

Then, serenading Escobar with “We Welcome you to Washington,” which carries the tune of “We Wish you a Merry Christmas,” the choir sang: