Lauren Boebert’s ‘Complete Gaslighting’ Claim Gets Thrown Right Back At Her
Rep. Lauren Boebert (R-Colo.) attacked Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas for “complete gaslighting” after he defended President Joe Biden throughout an interview over the weekend ― an accusation critics rapidly turned towards her.
Mayorkas, who was the topic of a failed Republican impeachment try on the House ground final week, went on the offensive for his boss after particular counsel Robert Hur known as Biden an “elderly man with a poor memory.”
Mayorkas known as these claims “gratuitous, unnecessary and inaccurate.”
“The most difficult part about a meeting with President Biden is preparing for it, because he is sharp, intensely probing, and detail-oriented, and focused,” he stated on “Meet the Press” on Sunday.
Boebert retweeted the clip and in contrast Mayorkas to notorious Iraqi propagandist Muhammad Saeed Al-Sahhaf, aka “Baghdad Bob.”
“Even Baghdad Bob was a bit more subtle than this,” she wrote on X. “Complete gaslighting.”
Boebert, who final 12 months was kicked out of a efficiency of the “Beetlejuice” musical for being disruptive and inappropriate, holds what had been extensively thought-about a “safe” Republican House seat, however barely received reelection in 2022 and since switched districts in an effort to duck a rematch with Adam Frisch.
However, she just lately got here in fifth in a straw ballot of her new district.