Virginia gubernatorial candidate Terry McAuliffe doubled down on his assertion that parents shouldn’t be in charge of their child’s education. Talk about doubling down on stupid. The campaign for governor is a dead heat, and Democrat McAuliffe chooses to anger parents with this self-inflicted campaign wound.
McAuliffe spoke with local reporters saying, “I was very clear” when asked about his comment that parents should be involved in educating their children. He falsely claimed that Critical Race Theory isn’t taught in Virginia schools when huge protests have taken place in Loudoun, Virginia. McAuliffe again called CRT a “racist dog whistle” and dismissed its existence. Another lie.
McAuliffe was recently being interviewed by local news in Virginia when he suggested parents concerned with divisive Critical