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US Rep. Steve King discusses recent tweet

While some say King is supporting a white nationalist, he says democrats are just starting this controversy to make him look bad.

Posted: Oct. 17, 2018 5:21 PM
Updated: Oct. 17, 2018 5:21 PM

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less than 24 hours after u-s congressman steve king endorsed a toronto mayoral candidate... he started receiving backlash from many who are saying he is supporting a white nationalist. today k-i-m-t news three's brian tabick sat down with the congressman to discuss the tweet.xxx us rep steve king-lintro-2 amy - the tweet has received a lot of feedback with more than a thousand comments and three thousand likes. but when i talked with congressman king this afternoon - he told me this is another case of democrats stirring up trouble.xxx us rep steve king-mpkg-1 us rep steve king-mpkg-4 faith goldy is a toronto mayoral candidate who is described as having far right leaning views. some go so far as to call her a white natinoalist, congressman king disagrees... saying she would make a great mayor. us rep steve king-mpkg-6 he says she is pro rule of law, can make canada safe again, balance a budget and is pro western civilization. lowerthirdcourtesy:twitter congressman discusses controversial tweet kimt news 3 he adds that this current controversy is just a political game started by democrats.xxx lowerthird2line:us rep. steve king (r) iowa the left is hyperventilating again as i understand they found a book that she endorsed some years ago 10 or 12 years ago in that book is some language that they objected to and she has retracted endorsement of that component of the language and they still throw labels out on her / us rep steve king-ltag-2 his opponent - j-d scholten - tweeted back at congressman king - essentially saying that he needs to worry more about the people in his district. in the newsroom - brian tabick - k- i-m-t news three. / thank you brian. we also talked to congressman king about the disapperance of a washington post columnist from saudi arabia. he says there are a lot of moving parts to the story and wants to get all of the facts before he shares his thoughts. we'll have the latest on the investigation into that missing journalist - coming up in the newscast. / clear lake sex
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