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Sat Aug 1, 2020, 08:29 AM

And then Joni Ernst came for Ringo, Theresa Greenfield's dog. [View all]

You can't make this up. Bad enough to go after your opponent's kids, but the dog? Joni doesn't want to be bothered about Trump threatening to postpone the election, but her opponent's dog is comment worthy?

https://www.themarysue.com/joni-ernst-came-for-her-opponents-pet/

The Iowa senate race between incumbent Republican Senator Joni Ernst and Democratic challenger Theresa Greenfield has gotten seriously bitchy. We mean that quite literally. It’s not a battle over policy or the poll numbers that have started to favor Greenfield that have seen things get off the leash. No, Ernst drew fire on social media today because she aimed her biting remarks at Greenfield’s … dog?

Yes, Ernst threw the Twittersphere a real bone when comments caught their attention where she derided Greenfield for “hiding in her basement” taking selfies with her dog, Ringo. Here’s the audio complete with some dog whistles about “leadership.”

It seems that Ernst really barked up the wrong tree with these comments, because “Ringo” began trending in Iowa, then nationally, along with #IStandWithRingo, bringing more attention to this very close race.

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