What a shitheel.
I have no idea if what he says is true, or if he is just trying to will it to be true, but it is another moment where a Lord Damp Nut is saying the quiet parts aloud, and I’m sure the racists in the crowd are eating it up with a spoon. It’s what they want to hear.
My usual disclaimer: Not all Republicans are racists. But if you are a racist, you probably are a Republican.