Enough with Republicans invoking analogies to slavery and plantations to make their case for conservative policies or attract minority voters. News flash: it doesn’t work! Not only is it offensive and distasteful but also shows a complete disregard for an AWFUL, painful part of our US history.
Alex Conant, spokesperson for Senator Marco Rubio, has stooped to the new low of comparing illegal aliens living and working in this country to the institution of slavery.
“@AlexConant @ConnCarroll We haven't had a cohort of people living permanently in US without full rights of citizenship since slavery.”
Conant apologized after he was exposed...