A newly sworn-in Republican congresswoman issued an apology for a pro-Hitler reference at a rally earlier in January.
Rep. Mary Miller of Illinois issued an apology on Friday, days after she said, “Hitler was right on one thing, that whoever has the youth has the future. Our children are being propagandized” at a Moms for America Saving the Republic rally on Capitol Hill. At the time of the reference, she was explaining how “each generation has the responsibility to teach the next generation” and that the GOP needs to “win the hearts of our children.”
“Earlier this week, I spoke to a group of mothers about the importance of faith and guarding our youth from destructive influences,” her statement reads. “I sincerely apologize for any harm my words caused and regret using a reference to one of the most evil dictators in history to illustrate the dangers that outside influences can have on our youth. This dark