September 25, 2021



Virginia Dwelling hopeful tells questioner to get pleasure from ‘your soulless life’

COLONIAL HEIGHTS — The Democratic prospect for the 66th Residence of Delegates’ seat fired again at somebody who questioned her a problem Saturday about her remark that some law enforcement officers are “murderers” by telling that human being they had a “soulless lifetime.”

The 30-second movie of Katie Sponsler’s comment was tweeted out Monday by the Virginia Property GOP. It drew a swift reaction from state Republican chairman Loaded Anderson that there also are murderers between what he known as “Left extremists” who clashed with police during very last year’s protests in excess of the police officer-concerned fatalities of George Floyd and other individuals.

In the movie taken as Sponsler and some supporters were being assembling marketing campaign signs in Colonial Heights, an unidentified young guy is read asking Sponsler, “Why do you think police officers are murderers?” That referred to a recording from a July 22 Sponsler marketing campaign prevent in Chesterfield County in which she reported that though she has a lot of good friends who are excellent cops, there are “surely some who are murderers” and she would “simply call them out in a minute.” Her Republican opponent, Mike Cherry, straight away seized on the remarks, linking Sponsler to the groups that have termed for law enforcement defunding.