This May be The Worst Response from a Public Official Against Black Protesters You’ll Hear Today

In the aftermath of the Dallas shooting where 12 officers were shot and five killed, Texas’ Lt. Governor Dan Patrick calls Black Lives Matter protesters hypocrites for running away from gunfire on Fox News’ Outnumbered with Harris Faulkner today.

Here is an excerpt of what Patrick said:

“All those protesters last night, they turned around and ran the other way expecting the men and women in blue to protect them. What hypocrites!” he says.

“I do blame people on social media with their hatred toward police,” Patrick continues. “I do blame former Black Lives Matter protests. This has to stop.”

Back to top