John Bennet, a Republican representative from Sallisaw, Oklahoma, crossed the line by calling for the assassination of Hillary Clinton.
This man is a well-known Islamophobe, and has no concept of what freedom of religion is or what Muslim people believe. And know he’s apparently very confused about what is okay to say within the bounds of insulting presidential candidates.
This isn’t the first time a Republican called for the public assassination of Hillary. Trump has said things along the same lines — if Clinton wins gun owners may want to take things into their own hands.
Here’s the video of those comments:
With the election only five short days away, this is getting more than a little frightening. The Secret Service should really step in at some point.
Featured image is Bennett’s official portrait