Republican Congressman Dan Crenshaw called Trump’s lawyer, L. Lin Wood, a “grabber” and a “Democrat,” after the lawyer told Georgian voters not to run in next year’s Senate elections.
Crenshaw accused Wood of “wanting donations for his legal costs,” and Republicans want to self-destruct as the party tries to keep Georgia’s senate seats and the upper house majority in a statement on social media Thursday night.
GOP lawmaker strikes Wood after lawyer told Georgia “stealing theft” protest that Republican senators Kelly Loeffler and David Perdue did not get their vote before urging them to boycott the January 5 Senate final. competitions.
Responding to a Wood clip at the demonstration, MP Crenshaw said: “Lin Wood is a Democrat who wants Republicans to self-destruct. Just wearing a HAT hat does not mean he shares a single value with you. He just wants his donations to the lawyer. for his awards. He is a pliers. “
He also told Georgians to vote in the Senate election on January 5 to defend the results of the past four years under President Donald Trump.
Newsweek contacted L. Lin Wood for comments. This article is updated with all the answers.
Wood, who was released Wednesday by Sidney Powell, a former Trump campaign lawyer, made unsubstantiated allegations of mass voter fraud in Georgia, centered on Dominion Voting Systems used in parts of the state.
Most of his speeches are from the highest Georgian Republicans, including Governor Brian Kemp, Sens. He focused on attacking Loeffler and Perdue before their decisive election battle.
“They didn’t get your vote. Don’t give it to them,” Wood said. “Why would you go back and vote for God’s sake in another wrong choice? Correct it. You need to fix it before we repeat it again.”
Addressing Governor Kemp elsewhere in his speech, the lawyer urged visitors to the assembly to surround the head of state’s home and blow their horns until he comes out.
“I want you to go to the governor’s mansion.” I want you to circle him, ”he said. “I want you to blow your horn until Brian Kemp comes out and orders a special session of the Georgian legislature.
The lawyer wearing the MAGA hat later added, “We want to solve the mess he created and then resign. And as far as I’m concerned, close it.”