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The Democratic Party’s “War on Women” rhetoric just reached its ultimate conclusion:
Democratic National Committee chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz ripped into Republican Gov. Scott Walker’s record Wednesday during a round-table discussion on women’s issues at the Milwaukee Athletic Club.
The Florida congresswoman said: “Scott Walker has given women the back of his hand. I know that is stark. I know that is direct. I know that is reality.”
Wasserman Schultz added: “What Republican tea party extremists like Scott Walker are doing is they are grabbing us by the hair and pulling us back. It is not going to happen on our watch.”
For the DNC chair to equate Gov. Walker’s free-market principles with domestic abuse sets a new basement for cheap rhetoric. Not only does it poison our already ugly political climate, but it cheapens the suffering of real abuse victims.
It also reveals just how desperate Debbie Wasserman Schultz and the rest of the Democratic leadership are heading into the midterms. I suppose we should expect the attacks to get even worse as we close in on November.
In other desperate Democrat news, Sen. Mary Landrieu is getting hammered over her residency in Washington, D.C. instead of her home state of Louisiana. Although she insists New Orleans is her true home, even her voter registration card says differently.
She instinctively wrote down her Capitol Hill address before crossing it out and writing in her parent’s address instead: