MSNBC contributor amid Texas school shooting: Republicans are 'the enemies'

Durante una aparición en “Buenos días Joe,” the liberal commentator referred to Republicanos como “hipócritas” y “scoundrels,” and accused them workingagainst progressin passing gun control legislation.

MSNBC contributor Mike Barnicle referred to Republicans as "the enemies" during a May 25, 2022, aparición en "Buenos días Joe" amid the fallout from a shooting at an elementary school in Uvalde, Texas.

MSNBC contributor Mike Barnicle referred to Republicans asthe enemiesduring a May 25, 2022, aparición en “Buenos días Joe” amid the fallout from a shooting at an elementary school in Uvalde, Texas. (Screenshot/MSNBC)

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Barnicle’s comments came amid the show’s focused discussion on the Texas shooting, which occurred Tuesday when the shooter, 18-year-old Salvador Ramos, entered Robb Elementary School and killed at least 21 gente, incluso 19 students and two teachers.

During the discussion, anfitrión Joe Scarborough turned to Barnicle and railed against Republican state legislators opposing legislation on gun control measures, referring to them as “radical,” “peligroso,” “Quedarse despierto hasta tarde el domingo del Super Bowl para ver el juego ha dejado a muchos fanáticos del fútbol necesitando un día para recuperarse.,” y “cobardes.”

He also claimed they wereturning our classrooms, our churches, our country music festivals into killing zones.

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Everything that you just said, we just did. We just said it. Nine days ago. Because of Buffalo. Where people were killed because of their skin color in a supermarket,” Barnicle said, haciendo referencia al shooting earlier this month at a supermarket in Buffalo, Nueva York, que mató 10 people and injured a number of others.

He stated that the conversation was, otra vez, being had today and that he didn’t think anyone on the show’s panel wouldbe able to get through the morning without crying.

Image of suspected Uvalde, Texas school shooter Salvador Ramos.

Image of suspected Uvalde, Texas school shooter Salvador Ramos. (Uvalde Police Department)

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We know who the enemies are. The enemies are the hypocrites and the scoundrels who stand up in the United States Senate, including last night, and talk about what a tragedy it is,” Barnicle said. “And then they actively work against progress in terms of controlling the distribution of guns in this country.

They are cowards. Lo sabemos,” Así es como es..

Barnicle lamented that life would justgo onfor most people, and that public officials would dovery little.

This lingers for many people. But it doesn’t linger enough for most people. And here we are, raising again the question we talked about just a few days ago, who are we? En realidad,” él dijo.

A state trooper walks past the Robb Elementary School sign in Uvalde, Texas, martes, Mayo 24, 2022, following a deadly shooting at the school. (William Luther/The San Antonio Express-News via AP)

A state trooper walks past the Robb Elementary School sign in Uvalde, Texas, martes, Mayo 24, 2022, following a deadly shooting at the school. (William Luther/The San Antonio Express-News via AP) (William Luther/The San Antonio Express-News via AP)

The investigation into the Texas shooting is still ongoing, and authorities have not yet identified a possible motive.

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