Former Dem. Rep: Sorry about ‘Hillary knows you don’t want to have sex with her’ remark

Former Dem. Rep: Sorry about ‘Hillary knows you don’t want to have sex with her’ remark

[Ed. – He was actually praising her toughness and acumen with the comment.]

Former Rep. Joe Garcia (D-Fla.) apologized Tuesday for “poorly worded” comments he made over the weekend, when he said Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton “is under no illusions that you want to have sex with her.”

“My comments were intended to speak to Secretary Clinton’s relentless focus on getting the job done, despite the unjust gender stereotypes and biases women in public life are frequently subjected to,” Garcia said in a statement, according to CNN. …

“I know this is going to sound weird to you, but to me, as somebody who studies history, she’s going to be very similar to Lyndon Johnson,” he continued [in a speaking engagement on Saturday].

“Lyndon Johnson wasn’t a particularly charming man, wasn’t a particularly nice man: He would ask you nice, and then when you didn’t do it, he made you do it. And Hillary is under no illusions that you want to have sex with her, or that she’s going to seduce you, or out-think you.”

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