Gov. Greg Abbott (R-TX) can’t defend the brand new Texas efforts to suppress the vote, so he went on Fox Information and began screaming about President Biden being a liar.
Texas Gov. Greg Abbott sounds unhinged as he begins yelling and elevating his voice whereas calling President Biden a liar when requested about voting rights on Fox Information. pic.twitter.com/9dy5LbLdiX
— Sarah Reese Jones (@PoliticusSarah) July 25, 2021
Abbott stated on Fox Information Sunday:
This is identical president who known as me a neanderthal and now calling Jim Crow. That is diminishing to the folks of the USA of America who did undergo Jim Crow. Anyone who says it’s Jim crow legislation, they don’t know Jim crow legal guidelines as a result of there’s no segregation, no try to make it more durable of individuals coloration, in truth, Texas handed a voter id legislation a number of years in the past and so they stated the identical factor all the time, voter suppression that may deny folks of coloration the flexibility of vote, ever since we handed the legislation, there’s been extra folks vote than ever earlier than together with folks of coloration.
It’s simpler in the present day than it has ever been for folks of coloration and all Texans to have the ability to solid a vote and the aspersions which can be being solid by the President of the USA are reprehensible and reveals the American people who the President Of The USA is keen to lie about what’s going onto attempt to get his approach.
Greg Abbott And Republicans Are Dropping The Message Struggle On Voting Rights
The rationale why Abbott got here unglued is that Biden and the Democrats are successful the message warfare with the American folks on voting rights. Abbott and the Republicans aren’t fooling anyone outdoors of their very own occasion with their plot to rig elections.
Republicans will move their legal guidelines, however they’re shedding the long-term battle. Abbott can’t make a reputable argument that’s factual for the Texas legislation, so he threw a match and known as President Biden a liar.
The stress is attending to Republicans like Greg Abbott, who know that whereas successful the short-term battle, they’re shedding the warfare.
Mr. Easley is the managing editor, who’s White Home Press Pool, and a Congressional correspondent for PoliticusUSA. Jason has a Bachelor’s Diploma in Political Science. His graduate work targeted on public coverage, with a specialization in social reform actions.
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