Congressman Chuy Garcia blames staffer for offensive tweet
CHICAGO (CBS) — Congressman Jesús “Chuy” García is apologizing for an offensive change on Twitter.
In celebrating the passage of an assault weapons ban, he responded to at least one critic with expletives and an offensive time period for individuals with disabilities.
On Twitter Saturday a press release from a spokesperson blamed a member of the employees, saying partly, “The language used was absolutely inappropriate and inconsistent with Congressman García ‘s history, values and character.”
García’s workplace additionally mentioned disciplinary motion could be taken.