Fox News host Trey Gowdy said Sunday that Democrats “won’t ever apologize” for their “lethal mistake” in defunding police even as crime is “spiraling out of control” in Democrat-run cities where police are being defunded.
“Now, you knew that was a dumb idea when you heard it,” Gowdy said of the movement to defund police.
And, Gowdy pointed out, it’s the poorest communities that are paying the worst price for liberal policies.
“Crime hits the poorest communities the hardest,” he said. “Crime is the most insidious tax of all on the poor. These communities were told that police were so bad. We need to either get rid of the police or slash their funding. These communities were told they would be safer with less police.”
But even though the poor are hardest hit, they also have the hardest time speaking up for change, which means that defunding may not change any time soon.
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