Texas Democrat gubernatorial candidate Beto O’Rourke claims that Gov. Greg Abbott (R-TX) allowed six mass shootings to occur on his watch.
O’Rourke tweeted: “You don’t get to pretend that you care about public safety if you’re a governor who allows six major mass shootings to happen on your watch while actively going out of your way to make it easier for criminals to carry guns.”
He did not list the six shootings he alluded to in his tweet, nor did he explain how Abbot supposedly allowed them to happen.
Also missing from O’Rourke’s tweet is any indication of how Abbott has allegedly “[made] it easier for criminals to carry guns.”
O’Rourke has been very vocal in opposing constitutional carry, which allows Texans to