Another Democrat Hater

Joe Scudder
Written by Joe Scudder

A Democrat hater in Nebraska was caught on audio wishing death on House Whip Steve Scalise.

Not every Democrat hater takes a gun and uses it like James Hodgkinson did. Some merely wish that he had succeeded. That was the case in Nebraska where a Democrat official expressed the wish that Congressman Steve Scalise had died from the wounds that Hodgkinson had inflicted. The only positive outcome from this scandal is that this interesting man was fired from the Nebraska DNC.

The Washington Times reports, “Nebraska Dem official ousted for saying he’s wished Rep. Scalise dead.

The Nebraska Democratic Party ousted an official Thursday after a recording surfaced of him saying he wished House Majority Whip Steve Scalise had died in the Alexandria, Virginia, shooting that left him critically wounded.

Phil Montag, a volunteer co-chairman of the party’s technology committee, unloaded a series of expletives in describing his disdain for Rep. Scalise, who is still recovering from an attempted assassination of Republican members of Congress at a June 14 baseball practice.

“This motherf–-r, his whole job is to get people, convince Republicans to f–ing kick people off f—ing health care. I hate this motherf–-r,” Mr. Montag said in the audio recording.

“I’m glad he got shot,” he added. “I wish he was f–ing dead.”

He said these deranged things to the Democrat Black Caucus chairwoman, Chelsey Gentry-Tipton, who also said that she found it difficult to pity Scalise.

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Joe Scudder

Joe Scudder

Joe Scudder is the "nom de plume" (or "nom de guerre") of a fifty-ish-year-old writer and stroke survivor. He lives in St Louis with his wife and still-at-home children. He has been a freelance writer and occasional political activist since the early nineties. He describes his politics as Tolkienesque.

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