After Tuesday night’s primaries in five key states identified a number of “Ultra MAGA” candidates moving closer to winning races that could have a significant impact on the country, the House of Representatives. congressman Adam Kinzinger (R-IL) tore down his party for nominating those extremists and warned that the leadership was giving power. right-wing in a way that endangers public safety.
Appearing on CNN, Kinzinger, one of two Republicans on the House Select Committee on January 6, addressed the controversial Republican nomination Doug Mastriano endorsed by Trump in Pennsylvania with the man standing. head of John Berman. “Mastriano – calling him a voter is an overstatement. Here’s a guy who worked as hard as he could to overturn the will of Pennsylvania voters in the 2020 election. It tells you he’s the Republican candidate for governor now. what? ” Berman asked Kinzinger. “It told me that… if you think that means we are winning the battle for the soul of the Republican Party, it’s not true,” Kinzinger replied.
“I think this will be a long battle for the soul of the country,” Kinzinger continued. In this case, you know, you can look at one race, you can look at another and say, it looks like there’s almost a competition to see who can get even crazier. and somehow now it’s a litmus test of who’s conservative. ”
Last night, Republicans nominated a bunch of MAGA extremists with radical agendas to ban abortion, promote Trump’s Big Lie and attack our democracy, all at the same time. increase taxes on the working class of America. The significance of this year’s election has never been clearer.
– Democrats (@TheDemocrats) May 18, 2022
“I think it is important for conservatives, including moderates and liberals, to regain the true meaning of being a conservative,” Kinzinger continued. “It doesn’t mean being an elector. It’s not meant to be… pretty much there on January 6th. As a conservative – we all know what it used to mean. It means you want to spend a little less money and empower people, it doesn’t mean you deny elections. This will be a long battle for the soul of this country and especially the soul of the party. ”
Let me tell you about this Ultra-MAGA Agenda.pic.twitter.com/Cl41pqMEX1
– Joe Biden (@JoeBiden) May 5, 2022
See their full conversation, below.
https://hillreporter.com/watch-kinzinger-says-republicans-are-in-a-competition-to-see-who-can-be-the-most-crazy-131789 [WATCH] Kinzinger Says Republicans Are in a ‘Competition’ to See Who Can Be the Most Crazy