As a longtime advocate of Hillary Clinton’s, Joe Donnelly owes Hoosiers an explanation as to why he has not yet condemned Clinton’s insults against his constituents. ICYMI, Clinton described Indiana and other states that voted for President Trump as “backwards,” racist, and misogynistic.
Although, we shouldn’t be too surprised Donnelly has kept quiet about the insults. Check out his previous praise for his good friend Hillary:
DONNELLY REPRESENTS A STATE HILLARY CLINTON LOST, BUT HAS HEAPED PRAISE ON CLINTON WHO HAS BELITTLED HIS CONSTITUENTS
Senator Joe Donnelly Endorsed Clinton For President, Praising Her Commitment To Helping All American Families
Senator Joe Donnelly (D-IN) Endorsed Clinton for President, Saying He "Supported Hillary And Think[s] She Would Do A Good Job." "Indianapolis Star political columnist Matthew Tully says Donnelly told him in September he's 'supported Hillary and think[s] she would do a good job.'" (David Catanese, "Hillary Clinton's Senate Holdouts," U.S. News And World Report , 10/5/15)
Donnelly Claimed That Clinton Was An Advocate For Working-Class Families. "Here is the latest list of senators backing Clinton, who herself served in the chamber for eight years, starting in 2001 … Sen. Joe Donnelly of Indiana -- Said in a November 13, 2015 statement 'Hoosiers deserve and advocate for middle- and working-class families in their next president.'" (Dan Merica, "Here Are The Democratic Senators Backing Hillary Clinton For President," CNN , 6/17/16)
Donnelly Said That Clinton "Wants To Make Sure That The Promise Of America In Extended To Every Family In The Country." "U.S. Sen. Joe Donnelly, D-Ind., and former senator and governor Evan Bayh accompanied Clinton on the campaign stop and took the stage, in turn, to advocate for Hillary Clinton. 'She wants to make sure that the promise of America is extended to every family in the country,' Donnelly said." (Sherry Slater, "Bill Clinton Visits City To Campaign For Hillary," The Journal Gazette , 4/30/16)
While Campaigning For Clinton, Donnelly Praised Clinton For Her "Leadership Ability" And Said She Was "Ready To Lead Our Nation From Day One." "Both Donnelly and Klobuchar talked about Clinton's focus on the economy and manufacturing; her experience in the Senate; and her years as Secretary of State. 'Hillary Clinton is ready to lead our nation from Day One' Donnelly said. 'She has the experience, she has the leadership ability, she wants to make sure middle class jobs grow, that we continue to see paychecks expand and opportunity increase." (Sue Loughlin, "Donnelly, Klobuchar Praise Clinton In Visit With TH Democrats," Tribune Star , 5/2/16)
For more on Clinton’s ridiculous remarks about Hoosiers and Joe Donnelly’s support of Hillary, see RNC Research’s latest.
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