Progressive politicians politicize tragedies within 24 hours because the only principle they live by is that of winning and therefore power.
Here’s exhibit #3,689,474 from the particularly shameless Sen. Dick Durbin:
— Senator Dick Durbin (@SenatorDurbin) August 27, 2015
Of course Instapundit was ahead of the curve on this one:
So, phoning it in again? https://t.co/Ir51IsKCXZ
— Instapundit.com (@instapundit) August 27, 2015
Naturally, not mentioned by Durbin or the president is the fact that the perpetrator of this horrendous double homicide was a black man who wanted to start a race war.
The “national conversation” the Left is having is about guns, because narratives.
Of course one of the poisonous fruits of the Obama presidency is that we are subjected to national lectures on, and hyper-politicization regarding each individual tragedy that can be spun to push a policy objective of the progressive Democratic Party.
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