The Kansas GOP was successful in pushing back Medicaid expansion but one local Democratic dude claims that racial hateration was part of their strategy.
A low-key report that should get more attention . . .
KANSAS DEMOCRATIC DUDE SEYZ GOP MOCKED HIS RACE LAST NIGHT WITH NASTY GESTURES DIRECTED HIS WAY!!!
Whilst the interpretation is up for debate, there's no doubt that this episode reveals increasing tensions in the Sunflower State aS Democratic Party competition challenges Red State hegemony.
Rep. Rui Xu says he was offended by what appeared to be a racially motivated gesture from a top senator's aide Friday night on the House floor.Ethan Patterson, the chief of staff for Senate Majority Leader Jim Denning, denies making the gesture, and the moment in dispute wasn't captured by the official video broadcast of House action.The alleged incident happened while Senate and House leadership were meeting in advance of a House vote on a budget proposal.