Oregon’s Skarlatos’ interview to air on the Laura Ingraham Angle show on 9/11/20
Posted September 9, 2020 By Frieda Powers, Biz Pac Review
A Republican running for Congress in Oregon blasted his far-left opponent for a dismal track record in representing their district in a fiery new campaign video.
In the video released this week, Republican congressional candidate Alek Skarlatos declared that “Oregon is burning” as he called out Democratic Rep. Peter DeFazio, who has “been in office longer than I’ve been alive.” The 27-year-old former Oregon National Guardsman, hailed as a hero for his part in thwarting a terrorist attack on a Paris-bound train in 2015, now wants to represent Oregon’s 4th district in Congress.
“I’m not a politician. I actually hate politics,” the Oregon native said at the start of his video ad, explaining that he “had to do something” in the state that has seen months of violent protests and rioting in Portland and failed Democratic leadership in his district. Article and Alek’s blistering 3:28 minute video…