Remember when Hillary Clinton said this just days before the 2016 election:
Donald Trump refused to say that he’d respect the results of this election.
That’s a direct threat to our democracy.
— Hillary Clinton (@HillaryClinton) October 24, 2016
Ever since November of 2016, Democrats have added “unless it’s the Democrat who loses” to Hillary’s tweet. Kamala Harris had a two-fer over the weekend with this pander-palooza of a statement designed to rile up the Dem base:
Sen. @KamalaHarris speaks to Detroit @NAACP: "Let's say this loud and clear — without voter suppression, @StaceyAbrams would be the governor of Georgia, @AndrewGillum is the governor of Florida. So the truth is we need a new Voting Rights Act." pic.twitter.com/j37Rjkhcmb
— The Hill (@thehill) May 6, 2019
That’s nothing short of shameless:
When Dems say Trump is a “threat to our Democracy” and “undermining Democratic norms” show them this.
What a dangerously deranged party. https://t.co/4WSGsc16yh
— Benny (@bennyjohnson) May 6, 2019
More dangerous talk from people obsessed with power and unable to handle defeat. https://t.co/h0HfVePzVe
— William Wadsworth (@WWadsworthIII) May 6, 2019
And it’s quite possible we haven’t seen anything yet.
Yelling something doesn't make it true
— Randy Hudson™️ (@noonefollowsme) May 6, 2019
Lying, pandering and sore loserdom are prerequisites in the Dem field https://t.co/BB1Wh3QTWc
— Benjamin Weingarten (@bhweingarten) May 6, 2019
Abrams herself has talked about the high turnout in Georgia for the gubernatorial election, but “voter suppression,” or something.
“Refusing to accept the outcome of an election is a threat to democracy itself” – every Democrat on November 7, 2016. https://t.co/zVJ8pnlSHJ
— Luke Thompson (@ltthompso) May 6, 2019
“A direct threat to democracy” – @HillaryClinton (2016) https://t.co/UkgyjJrkFI
— Pouncing Coder Brad (@bradcundiff) May 6, 2019
If the job went to the person with the second most votes… sure. But weird thing to talk about. https://t.co/tGTPklbWPg
— Jessica Fletcher (@heckyessica) May 6, 2019
Can Dems start speaking up about this stuff being dangerous? Please? https://t.co/SHUJDMUfv6
— Conor Beck (@cb0321) May 6, 2019
Not being challenged on this statement by anyone in media ( I don't say journalism anymore ) continually reinforces how much they suck. https://t.co/0g1CTW9079
— terry schappert (@terryschappert) May 6, 2019
Harris won’t be challenged on it, but if Trump takes issue with what she said, at least the media will be able to take another “Republicans pounce” approach.
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