GOP senator writes touching statement to deceased father; liberal critics quickly ruin the gesture


Senator Jeff Flake (R-AZ) took to Twitter to mourn the loss of his father Monday, and those on the other side of the aisle were far from empathetic.

Flake posted a photo of his father writing, “The finest man I’ve ever known passed away today, Dean Flake. My hero, my idol, my father” and some liberals took it as an opportunity to hammer home arguments against the GOP’s healthcare bill.

“My condolences. However the #BCRA is going to cut funding for nursing homes which means a lot of elderly people dying in the streets,” one user responded.

“I hope he had the healthcare to take care of him in his old age,” another commented.

One Republican user fed up with the hatred proclaimed Twitter as “the worst place on Earth.” Many would agree on that front.

But others were able to place politics aside.

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