Left Demands Georgia’s Brian Kemp Pull Campaign Ad Holding Shotgun Next to Teenager

Brian Kemp
Secretary of State Brian Kemp via Twitter

The left is demanding Georgia gubernatorial candidate Brian Kemp pull a campaign ad in which he holds a shotgun while talking to a boy who wants to date his daughter.

Glamour calls the ad “appalling,” GeorgiaPol suggests it “could be criminal,” and Cleveland 19 found a professor who used the ad to talk of how guns can let people hold on to “white supremacy.”

The ad shows Kemp sitting in a chair holding a breech action shotgun. A boy named “Jake” sits in the next chair, from which he lists off the reasons Kemp is running for governor. Jake says, “Cap government spending,” “Take a chainsaw to regulations,” and “Make Georgia number one for small business.”

Kemp then asked Jake to recite the two things you have to have to date one of his daughters. Jake says, “Respect” and “A healthy appreciation for the Second Amendment.”

Kemp responded to critics of the ad by tweeting, “I’m conservative. Get over it!”

AWR Hawkins is an award-winning Second Amendment columnist for Breitbart News, the host of the Breitbart podcast Bullets with AWR Hawkins, and the writer/curator of Down Range with AWR Hawkins, a weekly newsletter focused on all things Second Amendment, also for Breitbart News. He is the political analyst for Armed American Radio. Follow him on Twitter: @AWRHawkins. Reach him directly at awrhawkins@breitbart.com. Sign up to get Down Range at breitbart.com/downrange.

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