Hillary Clinton: 'Every day Stephen Miller remains in the White House is an emergency'

Hillary Clinton: 'Every day Stephen Miller remains in the White House is an emergency'
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Former Secretary of State Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonSanders to Clinton: 'This is not the kind of rhetoric that we need' Sekulow vows Bidens, Ukraine will be part of Trump impeachment defense Elizabeth Warren: More 'Hillary' than Hillary MORE (D) said Tuesday that every day White House adviser Stephen MillerStephen MillerConservatives slam Warren's call to put transgender women in women's prisons Immigrants are an economic boon to America Giuliani's unofficial role allowed him to avoid White House disclosure rules: report MORE remains at his job presents an "emergency" for the country.

In a tweet, Clinton became the latest Democrat to call for Miller's resignation after a report from the Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC) revealed that Miller had circulated materials related to white nationalism to conservative media organizations before joining the White House.


"Every day Stephen Miller remains in the White House is an emergency," she tweeted.

Clinton's tweet directed her followers to a letter released Monday by 59 civil rights groups including the NAACP calling for President TrumpDonald John TrumpTrump says his advice to impeachment defense team is 'just be honest' Trump expands tariffs on steel and aluminum imports CNN's Axelrod says impeachment didn't come up until 80 minutes into focus group MORE to fire Miller.

"Allowing him to remain a White House advisor is a betrayal of our national ideals of justice, inclusion, and fairness. We call on you to halt your own hateful actions and rhetoric and remove all hate enthusiasts from the administration," wrote the organizations.

Trump has not commented publicly on Miller's future in the administration, but deputy White House press secretary Hogan Gidley expressed support for Miller while attacking the SPLC in a statement last week.

“I work with Stephen. I know Stephen. He loves this country and hates bigotry in all forms – and it deeply concerns me as to why so many on the left consistently attack Jewish members of this Administration,” he said.