Sen. Josh Hawley has a blistering new moniker, “Hate Crime Hawley.”
Progressive PAC VoteVets debuted the damning nickname for the Missouri Republican in a web based advert launched Thursday.
The group, which works to elect Democratic veterans to Congress, used the spot to name out Hawley’s opposition final month to the COVID Hate Crimes Act, laws that seeks to fight anti-Asian hate crimes.
The video additionally famous how Hawley’s first political advert “was a xenophobic attack on Asians” and the way his function mannequin is ex-President Donald Trump, whose incendiary rhetoric has been linked to an uptick in anti-Asian hate.
“Hate Crime Hawley, it’s right on brand,” the narrator says.