Wendy Davis responds to video showing supporters mocking opponent’s paralysis
— Emily Ramshaw (@eramshaw) January 23, 2014
As Twitchy reported, James O’Keefe and Project Veritas released a video showing members of Grassroots Texas, “a grassroots organization dedicated to turning Texas blue,” mocking Wendy Davis’ paraplegic opponent Greg Abbott.
Davis called the mockery of Abbott “abhorrent,” but many replies to O’Keefe doubt her sincerity:
— Greg (@who__dat) January 23, 2014
@JamesOKeefeIII What does she expect from people who disrupt legislation and scream "Hail, Satan!" at the statehouse? Civility?
— JeffC (@JeffChrz) January 23, 2014
So far Wendy Davis has been quoted commenting about mockery of Greg Abbott, but another aspect of the O’Keefe video is the discussion about forging an absentee ballot.