Former Rep. Tulsi Gabbard (D-HI) took to Twitter on Thursday to condemn the “personal attacks” against Sen. Tim Scott (R-SC) following President Joe Biden’s joint address to Congress.
“The personal attacks against Senator Tim Scott were despicable,” Gabbard wrote in a tweet to her more than one million twitter followers.
The personal attacks against Senator Tim Scott were despicable. We need to discuss and debate issues fairly and with respect. This is the spirit of aloha.
— Tulsi Gabbard 🌺 (@TulsiGabbard) April 30, 2021
“We need to discuss and debate issues fairly and with respect,” Gabbard added. “This is the spirit of aloha.”
Scott was tasked with delivering the Republican Party’s rebuttal to Biden’s address Wednesday and afterward Twitter allowed “Uncle Tim” to trend. During his rebuttal, Scott called out the intolerance from the left and reflected on personal experiences.
“I get called ‘Uncle Tom’ and the N-word — by