Representative Eliot Engel, a New York Democrat, was caught on a hot mic Tuesday begging to speak about vandalism in New York City, stating “If I didn’t have a primary, I wouldn’t care.” eliot engel hot mic
Diaz, however, said there was no room.
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“If I didn’t have a primary, I wouldn’t care,” Engel replied.
When asked to repeat himself, the Democrat again stated: “If I didn’t have a primary, I wouldn’t care.”
Diaz responds, “Don’t do that to me.”
— Emily Ngo (@emilyngo) June 2, 2020
President Trump on Tuesday slammed leaders in New York for being unable to handle riots, describing New York City as being “ripped to pieces.”
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You’d think that would be reason enough to want to speak to your constituents about the riots. But Engel simply views it as a means to get re-elected herunterladen.
One can almost guarantee his opponents are clipping those nine words as we speak into a political ad.
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“In the context of running for re-election, I thought it was important for people to know where I stand, that’s why I asked to speak,” he claimed far cry for free in full version german. “Of course I care deeply about what’s happening in this country, that’s what I wanted to convey.”
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Engel has been in congress since I was 7. Time to do something else, dude.
— Ken Bone (@kenbone18) June 2, 2020
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Rapid Response Director Steve Guest issued a statement saying: “Every Democrat must condemn Rep. Engel’s sickening, self-serving, and short-sided view.”
Jamaal Bowman, a primary challenger to the entrenched Democrat, said Engel’s comments were “disgusting, it’s abhorrent, it’s unfortunate, and it’s disappointing, but it’s not surprising.”
Engel’s appearance in the area is a surprise in and of itself, considering he has been widely ridiculed for fleeing his district for Washington, D.C elster online zertifikat erneut herunterladen. during the coronavirus outbreak.
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