“Dude, I promise we won’t get between you and Fang Fang,” said Alex Griswold in response to this:
The Republicans won’t stop with banning abortion. They want to ban interracial marriage. Do you want to save that? Well, then you should probably vote. https://t.co/MRytdsjUBP
— Rep. Eric Swalwell (@RepSwalwell) May 3, 2022
Republicans will not be banning interracial marriage. For one thing:
Various prominent members of the party, from Mitch McConnell to Clarence Thomas to Jeb Bush to J.D. Vance, to name just a few, are married to women of a different race. Frankly, it’s weird on a day when the left is supposed to be in a nuclear uproar about the imminent end of abortion rights that Swalwell feels the impulse to steer the conversation in a different direction. Is he afraid that ending Roe won’t upset as many voters as Democrats hope?
Or is he just unable to suppress…