The response to the song controversy from Chip Saltsman’s camp is the following statement, and Saltsman’s spokesman indicated they’re not interested in offering further comment. With a war exploding in the Middle East and an economic recession deepening, perhaps the controversy will pass without further comment, perhaps not . . .
Liberal Democrats and their allies in the media didn’t utter a word about David Ehrenstein’s irresponsible column in the Los Angeles Times last March. But now, of course, they’re shocked and appalled by its parody on the Rush Limbaugh Show.
I firmly believe that we must welcome all Americans into our party and that the road to Republican resurgence begins with unity, not division. But I know that our party leaders should stand up against the media’s double standards and refuse to pander to their desire for scandal.