Sen. Maria Cantwell and the liberals are going too far. As the chairperson of Indian Affairs, Cantwell should be focusing on internal Indian issues like unemployment and education rather than grandstanding about a name change to a professional football team.
The Washington Redskins have been competing for over 60 years in the NFL. They have won championships several times. Their team name and logo are now hot political potatoes. Cantwell is now threatening NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell and team owner Dan Snyder with political blackmail. Change the name or move out of Washington. The federal government owns the land where …