In keeping with LMPD, McConnell’s house was tagged with graffiti on home windows and the entrance door round 5 a.m. Saturday.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. — In keeping with an announcement from his workplace, Senate Majority Chief Mitch McConnell’s house was vandalized early Saturday morning.
The house situated close to the Highlands in Louisville was tagged with spray paint messages like, “The place’s my cash?”
In keeping with Louisville Metro Police Division (LMPD), the incident occurred round 5 a.m. and minor harm of graffiti was on the window and entrance door of the house.
McConnell has been staunch in his opposition to a $2,000 stimulus examine in current weeks.
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Governor Andy Beshear took to Twitter to name the act, “unacceptable.”
This afternoon, a protest group known as, ‘DC UNDER SIEGE,’ is planning a ‘Will not Again Down Rally’ on the Senate Majority Chief’s residence.
The group says they’re rallying to “present solidarity and current to the Institution in Washington DC that we [‘DC UNDER SIEGE’] demand Mitch McConnell and the Senate convene these actions which is able to PROVE ELECTION INTEGRITY (or election fraud) for the 2020 Presidential Election.”
On the Fb web page, the group says if “election integrity” goes unproven, they’re demanding a second 2020 Presidential Election in Jan. 2021.
LMPD says they haven’t any suspects within the vandalism on the house at the moment.
McConnell’s assertion on the vandalism in full:
“I’ve spent my profession preventing for the First Modification and defending peaceable protest. I recognize each Kentuckian who has engaged within the democratic course of whether or not they agree with me or not.”
“That is completely different. Vandalism and the politics of concern haven’t any place in our society. My spouse and I’ve by no means been intimidated by this poisonous playbook. We simply hope our neighbors in Louisville aren’t too inconvenienced by this radical tantrum.”
He didn’t affirm or deny if he was house in the course of the vandalism.
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