Posts Tagged ‘ death threat ’

Harley-Davidson Employees Heard A Man Say He Said He “Could Kill” A Republican Senator And Immediately Contacted The FBI

Jul 10th, 2017 | By

The threat of political violence and the effect of rhetoric on those who perpetrate it has been a topic of discussion on and off since the shooting in Alexandria, Va., carried out by 66-year-old James Hodgkinson, who targeted Republican lawmakers as they practiced in advance of the 2017 Congressional baseball game. RELATED: The Alexandria shooter’s

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FBI Investigating Death Threats Against GOP House Candidate

Jun 16th, 2017 | By

Karen Handel, left, is running against Democrat Jon Ossoff to fill a House seat vacated by Tom Price, who left to take a position in the Trump administration. A day after a group of Republican congressmen were shot at by a Democratic activist in Virginia, severely wounding Rep. Steve Scalise, R-La., a GOP congressional candidate

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Authorities Investigate Death Threat Against Senator Ted Cruz

Oct 21st, 2013 | By
Senator Ted Cruz

Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX) and his family received a death threat on Twitter last Friday from a person identifying himself as Troy Gilmore, Jr.

The Twitter post said “Take down Ted Cruz at his home” and listed Cruz’s home address in Houston. The Twitter continued: “What goes around comes around CRUZ!!”