Yesterday we told you about a despicable article from NBC News attacking Mitch McConnell over his great-great-grandfathers who, over 150 years ago, owned slaves. They attacked McConnell because he refused to even entertain the idea of reparations for slavery.
Today McConnell has responded and it’s epic:
Sen. Mitch McConnell compares himself to President Obama after being asked whether knowledge of his slave-holding ancestors has affected his stance on reparations.
— This Week (@ThisWeekABC) July 9, 2019
BWAHAHAHA. Well done Leader McConnell. Well done.
In related news, Mitch McConnell also welcomed his Democratic challenger to the race this morning:
— Team Mitch (@Team_Mitch) July 9, 2019
LOL! I’m sure Kentucky is gonna love this one.
And to bring us full circle…
Wait, Sooo… a hit piece on Mitch McConnell’s great-grandfather owning slaves came out THE DAY BEFORE Amy McGrath got a huge push for announcing she’d run against him?
THE COMPLETELY UNBIASED FREE-PRESS HAS REMARKABLE AND UNCANNY TIMING!
— Tim Young (@TimRunsHisMouth) July 9, 2019
Exactly. Totally uncanny!