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At Packed Town Hall, Himes Promises To Fight Trump, Look For Compromise

At Packed Town Hall, Himes Promises To Fight Trump, Look For Compromise

At a standing-room only town hall Rep. Jim Himes vowed to defend the Affordable Care Act, "continue to raise hell" on protecting the environment but also expressed a willingness to work with President Donald Trump on an infrastructure overhaul.

"There's some things you don't compromise on," Himes said, in the middle of fielding more than two and a half hours of questions before a crowd of more than 1,100. "You don't compromise on certain principles, you don't compromise on freedom of the press, you don't compromise on treating people of different religions the same. Roadways? Maybe."

Himes got a warm reception at Monday night's town hall, a far...

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