Abbott Calls on Democratic Party Official to Resign Following ‘Disgusting’ Racial Slur Against Sen. ScottEpoch Times, United States politics | The Epoch Times

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott on Sunday called on a state Democratic Party official to resign after he referred to Sen. Tim Scott (R-S.C.) as an “oreo” in a now-deleted social media post. Responding to Scott’s GOP rebuttal to President Joe Biden’s first address to a joint session of Congress on April 28, Gary O’Connor, chair of the Lamar County Democratic Party, criticized Scott as “little more than an oreo with no real principles.” “I had hoped that Scott might show some common sense but it seems clear he is little more than an oreo with no real principles,” O’Connor wrote in a post. He has since deleted the post from his Facebook page. “This is disgusting, hateful, and completely unacceptable,” the Republican governor said on Twitter. “O’Connor must apologize to @SenatorTimScott & step down immediately.” Abbott also suggested that the state Democratic Party should “censure” O’Connor for his remarks about …Read More

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