Former Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper is out there playing the part of the non-socialist Democrat, saying he “feels strongly” that Democrats need to draw a clear line.
John Hickenlooper: "I feel strongly that Democrats have to draw a clear line and say, 'We are not socialists.'" pic.twitter.com/U9Dp511Erz
— The Hill (@thehill) June 16, 2019
Brit Hume wonders if he has any idea about the party to which he is referring.
Whom does he mean by “we?” https://t.co/0FYmFsnHbG
— Brit Hume (@brithume) June 16, 2019
“Clearly, we’re not (socialists),” says Hickenlooper, citing no evidence.
But they are socialist… https://t.co/R5VVYVjFRY
— Dee Plorable (@Deplorable_Jame) June 16, 2019
But most of them are socialists https://t.co/Djtu5NrYUB
— Brady Leonard (@bradyleonard) June 16, 2019
Perhaps he is unaware that one of his fellow Democrat candidates refuses to say the government should not take over certain industries.
No big deal, just a presidential candidate refusing to say the government shouldn’t take over major industries https://t.co/6Ol3S1BN5d
— Twitchy Team (@TwitchyTeam) June 16, 2019
And how many Democrat candidates support Medicare for All?
Oh, that’s right, including … drumroll … John W. Hickenlooper.
Bernie Sanders using Trump clips to push for an ‘Economic Bill of Rights’ is another socialism fail https://t.co/DRoSRPLOEc
— Twitchy Team (@TwitchyTeam) June 15, 2019
Enjoy this video of John Hickenlooper being booed for saying, ‘Socialism is not the answer’ https://t.co/zA7UZn2BPD
— Twitchy Team (@TwitchyTeam) June 1, 2019