There’s a claim in a New Republic article that might make you do a spit-take if you’re drinking something this morning:

Oddly enough, the author of the article politicized the shooting to slam the GOP health care bill:

Irony alert!

As for the Left avoiding politicizing the shooting, reality begs to differ:

That, and then some:

And we already know that the calls for “unity” and lowering the temperature of the heated rhetoric didn’t last long: