U.S. Senate candidate levels accusations of hate speech


MINOT, N.D. — I am guilty of hate speech.

So says Katrina Christiansen, the Democratic-NPL’s endorsed candidate for the U.S. Senate this cycle. Christiansen, who is taking on popular Republican incumbent Sen. John Hoeven, seems to think that running for the Senate is a job that primarily consists of subjecting Twitter users to daily jeremiads delivered 280 characters at a time. Over the weekend I became the object of her ire.

My sin, in her eyes, was a column published last week in which I made some factual criticisms of the Democratic-NPL’s moribund fundraising.

But for the largesse of certain out-of-state billionaires, the Democrats might have to operate their party out of someone’s garage.

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