When hate descended on Charlottesville, Heather Heyer responded with love. That day, her life was taken by white supremacists the president referred to as “very fine people.” We will never forget her courage—and with her in mind, we will never stop fighting for justice. pic.twitter.com/PH27mkOmaE— Beto O’Rourke (@BetoORourke) August 31, 2019
A reporter asked Beto in Charlottesville how he’d reassure people afraid the gov’t would take their assault weapons away.— Molly Hensley-Clancy (@mollyhc) August 31, 2019
“I want to be really clear that that’s exactly what we are going to do,” he said. If you own an AK-47 or AR-15, “you’ll have to sell them to the government.”
I asked @BetoORourke if the Robert E Lee statue in Charlottesville should be taken down and what communities should do with those statues that are taken down. The community debate over the statue of Lee in cville is what sparked the 2017 Nazi rally here.— Deepa Shivaram (@deepa_shivaram) August 31, 2019
His response below ?? pic.twitter.com/iQGYVGhnON
This isn’t really newsworthy.
The BETO presidential campaign is currently in its death throes. I’m only sharing this as an indicator of where the Democrats are at now. The “mainstream” is shifting Left.