Republican Newsletter Jokes About Killing Pro-Obamacare GOPers
Black Enterprise Magazine September/October 2018 Issue

In the April edition of the Republican Party of Benton County Newsletter, a writer says that he and other conservatives in the state “most likely won’t try to kill” GOP lawmakers who voted to expand Medicaid, Raw Story reports.

Chris Nogy, the article’s author, argued that “this betrayal deserves a quick implementation of my 2nd amendment rights to remove a threat.”

“I don’t feel the same way about the Democrats as bullet backstops as I do about the Republicans who joined them,” Nogy wrote. “We need to let those who will come in the future to represent us [know] that we are serious. The 2nd amendment means nothing unless those in power believe you would have no problem simply walking up and shooting them if they got too far out of line and stopped responding as representatives.”

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Makkada B. Selah is a journalist based in New York City.