‘Mike You Suck’: Columbia Students Let Loose on Speaker Johnson

June 14, 2024

NEW YORK — House Speaker (R-LA) Mike Johnson trekked to Columbia University’s New York City campus on Wednesday—and was immediately greeted with a chorus of boos. Some protesters, like the daughter of Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-MN), were suspended by Columbia and removed from their dorms. About an hour before the House Speaker addressed the crowd, a student walked up to the scrum and questioned what everyone was waiting for. “Mike Johnson!∏ someone yelled back, to which the newcomer responded, “Who?”“The Speaker of the House. “That’s random.”Protesters hang up signs at Columbia University ahead of an afternoon visit from House Speaker Mike Johnson.