May 30, 2017

Jon Ossoff’s Gaffe Filled CNN Interview

Early voting starts today in Georgia-6, yet Jon Ossoff’s massive liabilities continue to hamper his campaign. During an interview with CNN’s Chris Cuomo this morning, two major vulnerabilities came back to haunt Ossoff.

Throughout the campaign, Ossoff has rightly been seen as little more than a puppet for national Democrats. After all Nancy Pelosi and DC lobbyists don’t hold big money fundraisers for you if they don’t believe you’re going to do their bidding. It’s also why the DCCC and House Majority PAC have spent at least $5.7 million dollars supporting Ossoff’s campaign too. In total, outside groups and the national liberals who are donating to Ossoff’s campaign have allowed these forces to spend over $11 million in the district.

When Cuomo confronted Ossoff about this, the young multi-millionaire had no good answer:

Later in the interview, Ossoff had no answer when confronted with another of his vulnerabilities – the pesky fact that he doesn’t live in the district he’s seeking to represent:

Yet even Ossoff’s dodges inflict damage on his campaign. During his answer, Ossoff repeated a falsehood that harken back to his many resume lies. Ossoff said he was a congressional aide with national security experience, another exaggeration that’s already been debunked by independent fact checkers.