Scott Walker got a standing ovation following a speech at the Iowa Freedom Summit. Walker’s speech included references to death threats that were made against his family:

Politico reporter Glenn Thrush seemingly made light of that in a tweet he subsequently deleted:

Thrush claimed to be unaware that the tweet was in reference to death threats, though it’s common knowledge that Walker and his family have been frequent death threat targets.

Wasn’t aware Walker’s comment was in reference to death threats?

Thrush didn’t seem to appreciate the following up:



Milwaukee Police Department says it’s evaluating Twitter threats made against Gov. Scott Walker