Virginia Dem: Those who support the NRA ‘pure trash’

Virginia Dem: Those who support the NRA ‘pure trash’

On Saturday, Mike Dickinson, the Virginia Democrat seeking the House seat currently held by Rep. Eric Cantor, R-Va., continued his online campaign of hate by denigrating all supporters of the NRA as “pure trash.”

“What’s obscene to you? @HustlerMag or a group like the @NRA that supports trophy hunting and elephant killing,” he tweeted Friday.

“What on Earth does this have to do with your political campaign?” one person asked.

“[T]hat the NRA is a god awful fear mongering group and those who support the NRA are pure trash,” Dickinson said in response.

This is not the first time Dickinson has attacked members of the NRA.

In February, he called gun owners “little children,” saying guns needs to be titled and registered. He was also schooled after falsely calling the NRA “descendents of the KKK.”

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