Keeping It Classy: Democratic Official Wishes ‘Painful’ Death On Ted Cruz Aide’s Children

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On Friday, Sacramento, Calif., Democratic  Party communications director Allan Brauer told an aide to Senator Ted Cruz (R., Tex.) via Twitter that he hoped her children “die from debilitating, painful and incurable diseases.”

The exchange occurred after Cruz aide Amanda Carpenter tweeted: “GOP beat gun control, changed Obama’s mind on Syria, is holding the line on amnesty. We can defund Obamacare, too!”

Here’s how it played out:

When Carpenter called him out, Brauer embarked on a hate filled and childish Twitter tirade:

He then went on the defensive, sort of:

After a social media backlash, Brauer apologized for wishing death on the children of his political rival:

California Democratic Party spokesman Tenoch Flores later issued a statement saying, essentially, that the biggest problem with attacks like Brauer’s is that it lets people like Cruz “off the hook.”

“The problem with this kind of rhetoric is that it lets fringe characters—those who are actively trying to shut down the government—like Ted Cruz, off the hook. It’s never acceptable to wish physical harm against political opponents, regardless of how objectionable their policy priorities are.”

Keep it classy, Democrats.

Sam Rolley

Sam Rolley began a career in journalism working for a small town newspaper while seeking a B.A. in English. After covering community news and politics, Rolley took a position at Personal Liberty Media Group where could better hone his focus on his true passions: national politics and liberty issues. In his daily columns and reports, Rolley works to help readers understand which lies are perpetuated by the mainstream media and to stay on top of issues ignored by more conventional media outlets.

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  • JanelleHumbert

    Whoever Allan Brauer is……..he should be tarred, feathered and run out of town. Sorry excuse for a human.

  • Mixedbabies123

    I hope he can never get a job or a vote for the rest of his sorry life. The only reason why he apologized was because he thought a conservative was fair game. Backlash, ooooooo he is sorry now?

    • liz

      Your logic sounds about right, that is what progressive liberals do, think he will eventually say he was misquoted?

  • Guest2

    Why are the lowest of the low, Democrats?

  • Harriet Nelson

    Those wacky Dem’s just show their ability to defend an issue with class and the ability to stay on task.. Keep it Pithy.

  • Bill

    This is a good case for liberals not being able to own guns

    • Remove Him now!

      Ahem!
      It’s A shame liberals have taken over the Democratic Party and the Rino’s have taken over the Republican Party. We all had differences but sensible ideas have prevailed. Together we defeated Communism, not elected one.

  • Seeker1212

    This shouldn’t come as a surprise, this is an example of the crudeness of the Liberal Left against anyone that opposes their agenda:, they resort to personal attacks and the demonization of anyone’s position.

    • liz

      Absolutely !! We see it time and time again,

  • Alan

    This is not in the least surprising. The party of “tolerance” is always unwilling to show any in return. How sad that Mr. Brauer is filled with such hatred toward another human being’s elation at a principled stand.

  • The Snarf

    He actually got some backlash for his comments, rather than someone publishing her address and a map to her home, like their usual M.O.?

  • DigitheadRex

    Was that his audition for a journalists position at MSNBC?

  • JimH

    California Democrat Party spokesman Tenoch Flores later issued a statement saying “essentially the biggest problem with attacks like Brauers is it lets people like Cruz off the hook.”
    Wrong.
    The great thing with statements like Brauers is, it shows the true nature of the people he is like, for the world to see.
    If you can’t refute an issue with facts or the truth the Brauers of the world attack the children of their opponents.( how brave)(not)

    After he caught flack he apologized. If others would have got on the bandwagon with him, he would have just gotten nastier. (nothing like a sincere apology)
    Your true colors are coming through, Allan and Tenoch.

  • fretzist1

    Its difficult for these Democrats to “keep anything classy” because very few of them have ever had a recent classy democrat to emulate. These Democratic Socialists, which is what they were called back in E. Germany, have so focused their hateful hyperbole on anyone who disagrees with their leftist liberalism, that “classy” is no longer even a consideration. You can see it in their so-called apology above-“the problem with this kind of rhetoric is it lets Fringe characters like Ted Cruz, off the Hook.” This is no apology, because there is no real remorse for anyone who stands in their way. These Liberal democrats are the true “fringe characters,” accusing the opposition of exactly what they themselves are guilty of- the standard hypocrisy that passes for “classy” in the politically and spiritually corrupt halls of American power.

  • StinkBomb Jones

    But, Rush Limbaugh calls Fluke a slut in a tongue-in-cheek manner to make a point & he is roasted over the coals…the double standard is frightening!!!

    BTW, she was a slut,…a govt. slut!!

  • StinkBomb Jones

    It all goes back to the elitist/progressive/Lib Saul Alinsky mindset that says, “since we are right, & know better than you what is right for you, we can do whatever we want, or say whatever we want to get it done” & “Since we are right, there is no need for a true debate”

  • Vis Fac

    California Democratic Party spokesman Tenoch Flores later issued a statement saying, essentially, that the biggest problem with attacks like Brauer’s is that it lets people like Cruz “off the hook.”

    “The problem with this kind of rhetoric is that it lets fringe characters—those who are actively trying to shut down the government—like Ted Cruz, off the hook. It’s never acceptable to wish physical harm against political opponents, regardless of how objectionable their policy priorities are.”

    Keep it classy, Democrats.
    That’s Rich First off DUMBOCRITES had to have an iota of class in the first place which we all know is not the case. Class is not sentencing millions of babies to pailful deaths via Government sanctioned murder through Planned Parenthood. Class is not parading victims of tragedies to garner support for your inane gun control agenda. Class is not spying on the American People, Usurpation of our constitutional rights and not honoring your promises of transparency. Class is not hiding behind executive privilege Class is telling the truth.
    Liberals have no class
    Libertas inaestimabilis res est
    Semper-Fi

    • CommonSense4America

      I hate to disagree with you, but you are completely, absolutly wrong. The Dems have an abundance of class,,,,unfortunatly,,,,it’s all low.

      • Vis Fac

        I wouldn’t stoop so low to say so. Liberals are classless amoral parasitic leeches lacking respect and common decency. They are the first to employ pejoratives and assign labels to those who do not agree with their liberal one dimensional idiot-ology. They feel superior to all others they are the only ones that have the right to dictate how others should live. To me that is utter classlessness!!!

        Libertas inaestimabilis res est
        Semper-Fi

  • ABBE

    Leave it to the Damedocrap Libtards to lower standards when they do not have a cogent answer to someone sane.. Oh well their swine so they love the mud.

  • tesmith47
  • 2egypt

    Maybe Allan Bauer will get what he wished on Armanda Carpenter’s kids to his own kids…then he can go back to hell…

    • pbsambo

      No harm to his kids but he can go to hell ASAP!

  • Earl Stoffel

    And they say Republicans are hate filled people. Allan Brauer should be fired immediately.

    • pbsambo

      Should be fire at once!

      • Quester55

        almost got it correct, It should read; Should be fired ON at once!

    • Quester55

      or Burned as a Witch!! Then Fired!

  • liz

    Just goes to show you how the O’Bama minions are ignorant, have no scruples, and have no class. This should indicate what Conservatives are up against.

  • Falino

    How would have the democrats reacted if a Republican operative said that about a democrats children? Would there have been outrage? Would the democrats made the statement an indictment on conservatism? Would the statement made the news, even nationally?
    Conservatives have to stop being complacent at times like this as the libs never would; and in either case the outrage would be justified.
    Allen Bauer should be held accountable and so should any democrat operative that tries to shield him. He isn’t any democrat, he’s their COMMUNICATION directer!

  • wandamurline

    If a conservative had made those remarks to Harry Reid’s helper, he would have had the DOJ investigating them. Is everyone here as sick of this bunch of progressive liberal anti-American socialists Marxists Muslim sympathizers as I am? It is time for real change and we need to make that change in 2014…get the votes to repeal this overreach Obamacare and file impeachment and treason charges against a bunch of these traitors in Washington and Obama is not the only one.

    • Quester55

      That is the trouble with it all, Your all to stupid to ACT NOW!! Screw The Invalid Voting Booth, It’s time to gather your Hoes & Pitch-forks & Clear out the White house Trash NOW!! Before that Muslim FOOL has time to set up ” Martial Law ” as a way to do away with the Vote!

  • ABBE

    He’d probably like it and beg for more!