Texas GOP Ridicules People Waiting In Line For Tests

Mediaite reports:

The Texas Republican Party put out an odd message on Twitter Friday that immediately sparked a wave of criticism. The tweet read, “If you can wait in line for a covid test, you can wait in line to vote.” The Texas GOP employees behind the account took note of the fast reaction to the tweet and followed up with two replies.

“Wow, this made the pronouns in bio people big mad,” read the first reply. “Masks are dumb,” was the second reply the Texas GOP sent out into the world.

The tweet appeared to be a defense of legislation Texas Republicans passed last year, Senate Bill 1, which limited absentee voting, banned 24-hour and drive-thru voting and stopped candidates from sending unsolicited mail-voting applications.

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Photo: Texas GOP chairman Matt Rinaldi.