Thom plays a clip of Senator Cory Booker testifying against Sen. Jeff Sessions at his confirmation hearing for Attorney General and explains why Jeff Sessions claims that he was never racist are not the same as Robert Byrd seeing the wrongness of his racist beliefs.

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