Falwell’s comment was not stated during CPAC; it was stated in 2015, in reference to the radical Islamic terrorist attack in San Bernadino, California.
But that’s ok, because, you know, like, um, you don’t have to be, you know, precisely, factually, and semantically correct.
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) attacked Liberty University President Jerry Falwell Jr. with false information Tuesday.
“‘I always thought that if more good people had concealed carry permits, then we could end these Muslims before they [unintelligible].’ This was just this weekend at CPAC, the conference attended by the President and members, to 1000s. Where’s the resolution against Islamophobia?” Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez said, retweeting a video of Jerry Falwell Jr. from an activist….
The clip is not from CPAC, as Ocasio-Cortez claims, but is from December 2015, immediately after a radical Islamic terrorist attack in San Bernadino, California….
Ocasio-Cortez offered a partial correction, but has not deleted her original tweet….