Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif., speaks in a Democratic presidential primary debate hosted by CNN/New York Times at Otterbein University, Tuesday, Oct. 15, 2019, in Westerville, Ohio. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)
If there’s one thing Democrats love to do more than anything else (outside of playing the race/woman cards) it’s to insinuate Republicans don’t give a d*mn about victims of violence, whether it be via a mass shooting (because Republicans support the Second Amendment) or whether it be domestic violence-related (because Republicans have not always been supportive of the VAWA for legitimate reasons).
Sen. Kamala Harris (D-CA) in particular is fond of waving the “Republicans don’t care” flag whenever the opportunity presents itself. Most recently, she did it in the aftermath of the tragic Saugus High School shooting in Santa Clarita, CA last week that left two dead and three injured.
The 2020 presidential candidate was on MSNBC last Thursday to discuss the shooting, and predictably took the opportunity to almost immediately blame Sen. Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and other pro-second amendment Republicans for what happened. During one portion of the segment, Harris asserted it was “pathetic” that Republicans cared more about the NRA than children: