Mitt Romney: ‘Send Her Back’ Chants Were ‘Offensive,’ Bad for GOP

Breitbart | 7/21/2019 | Katherine Rodriguez
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Sen. Mitt Romney (R-UT) told reporters Thursday that the “send her back” chants during President Donald Trump’s North Carolina rally were not only “offensive,” but bad for the country.

“I found the chanting and the chants to be offensive. Very unfortunate for my party but also for our country,” Romney told reporters on Thursday when asked about the chants referring to Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-MN).

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Trump’s Wednesday rally in Greenville, North Carolina, sparked many tensions after he criticized Omar’s history of antisemitic statements before the crowd yelled, “Send her back!”

Romney added that he thinks Trump “has a special responsibility to unite all Americans” in this political climate.

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The freshman senator also shared concerns that...
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