Twitter censored Republican House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy’s video depicting the impacts of rising inflation, a day after a negative report sent the stock market tumbling. Inflation surged 5.4 percent in the 12 months leading up to June, according to the Department of Labor. This marked the quickest surge in the last 13 years, since August 2008.
McCarthy’s tweet, titled “A Mom’s Morning in Joe Biden’s America,” was slapped with a “sensitive content” label when it premiered Wednesday. It shows a mother performing various household tasks, pointing out the prices that accompany them.
“Democrats’ disastrous policies are causing inflation – which is a tax increase on every American,” said Mark Bednar, a spokesman for McCarthy. “While the American people see higher prices for the things they regularly buy, Twitter doesn’t want you to see information about it.
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