Ashli Babbitt, an American Patriot Tragically Misled by Trump Hucksters

Ashli Babbitt (Screenshot via Twitter/@Ashli_Babbitt)

On Tuesday afternoon, Ashli Elizabeth Babbitt was confident.

A devoted supporter of President Donald Trump, Babbitt, 35, flew from her home in San Diego to rally in Washington, D.C., and support the president’s efforts to overturn his reelection loss.

“Nothing will stop us,” Babbitt tweeted on Tuesday, a day before the rally. “They can try and try and try but the storm is here and it is descending upon DC in less than 24 hours….dark to light!”

A day later, Babbitt was shot and killed by a member of the U.S. Capitol Police during the riot inside the Capitol building. Babbitt was shot

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Ryan Mills is a media reporter at National Review. He previously worked for 14 years as a breaking news reporter, investigative reporter, and editor at newspapers in Florida. Originally from Minnesota, Ryan lives in the Fort Myers area with his wife and two sons.


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