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Speaker Knudsen Defends Gianforte’s Illegal, Immoral Effort to Exclude Refugees
Perhaps recognizing that their message of distorting Montana’s economy and blocking access to public lands isn’t exactly resonating with Montana voters, Greg Gianforte and his surrogates have moved to a new line of attack: pandering to base fears and xenophobia to encourage voters to support their candidate. In the past week, Mr. Gianforte has decided to campaign on his opposition to Syrian immigrants, ignoring both the Bible he uses as a club against the LGBTQ community and the Constitution which makes immigration a federal, not state, matter to do so. In an transparently coordinated rollout, other Republicans joined him this