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MSNBC: Let's Exploit Killings For Political Gain

Jeff Katz
August 07, 2019 - 3:47 pm

I mean, come on, we were all thinking it.

On "MSNBC Live," host Stephanie Ruhle wondered aloud if Democratic presidential candidate Robert Francis O'Rourke would somehow benefit from the mass shootings in Dayton, Ohio and El Paso, Texas. 

O'Rourke, who had all but fallen off the Democratic radar until the days following these shootings, has made many impassioned appearances on TV and blamed the president and his so-called "racist rhetoric" for the tragedies.