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.

Boebert’s critics couldn’t assist however level out the irony of the “gaslighting” declare given her embrace of conspiracy theories and whole fealty to Donald Trump.: