An anti-Semitic GOP Senate candidate was kicked out of the California Republican Party’s convention in San Diego on Saturday morning, with one witness saying he was dragging and kicking an Israeli flag while being escorted out.
Party officials said that, from the outset of the convention the candidate, Patrick Little, was not welcome at the gathering.
“There’s no room for that kind of hate speech that that man uses,” said Cynthia Bryant, executive director of the California Republican Party.
In a recent interview with Newsweek, Little praised Adolf Hilter. His website is filled with anti-Semitic rants.
Little was trying to register as a VIP at the party’s convention at the Sheraton Hotel and Marina in San Diego when party officials recognized his name and alerted hotel security, who removed him.
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