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Stefanik on the defensive from Cheney and Kinzinger over 'pedo grifters' remark

Posted on AllSides May 16th, 2022
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House Republican Conference Chairwoman Elise Stefanik on Monday issued a defensive statement over rhetoric critics say mirrors right-wing political extremist language, with her race characterization of Democrats as "pedo grifters" taking on a new cast after the racially motivated weekend shooting spree that left 10 people dead in Buffalo, New York.

Stefanik, the third-ranking House Republican, made her statement the day before the Buffalo supermarket shooting, which law enforcement officers said they suspect was the result of "racially motivated violent extremism."

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