Democrat giving response to Trump speech calls himself a Republican

Posted by on Mar 01, 2017 at 7:23 am

The Democrat giving the response to President Trump’s congressional address Tuesday seemed to have forgotten what party he was representing — when he inexplicably called himself a Republican during his address.

“I’m a proud Democrat, but first and foremost, I’m a proud Republican, and Democrat, and mostly, American,” former Kentucky Gov. Steve Beshear said via telecast from a diner in his home state.

It was not clear why Beshear called himself a “proud Republican,” but the small group of supporters surrounding him did not seem to balk as he flip-flopped affiliations.

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One Response to “Democrat giving response to Trump speech calls himself a Republican”

  1. Archie Bunker on 1/01/17 at 4:03 pm

    A Freudian slip? Comrades are bailing on the sinking ship known as the democrats before the people’s collective rainbow utopia is complete.