"The ultimate tragedy is not the oppression and cruelty by the bad people but the silence over that by the good people." -- Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
“When Mexico sends its people, they’re not sending their best. … They’re bringing crime. They’re rapists.”
XX% of VA District 10 residents are hispanic. When Donald Trump insulted xx% of her constituents, Barbara Comstock was silent.
“I like people that weren’t captured.”
—on Arizona Sen. John McCain
XX,XXX of VA District 10 residents serve or have served in uniform. When Donald Trump mocked one of our nation's heroes combat record, Barbara Comstock was silent.
Virginia's 10th District is home to many amazing Virginians with a variety of capabilities. When Donald Trump mocked a reporter with a disability, Barbara Comstock was silent.
“A total and complete shutdown of Muslims entering the United States until our country’s representatives can figure out what the hell is going on.”
Virginia 10 is home to a diverse diverse religious population. When Donald Trump pledged to no longer allow Muslims into our country, Barbara Comstock was silent.
“[Putin’s] running his country and at least he’s a leader. You know, unlike what we have in this country. … Well, I think our country does plenty of killing also.”
When Donald Trump sings the praises of a dictator known for murderous policies, Barbara Comstock is silent.
“I would bring back a hell of a lot worse than waterboarding.”
When Donald Trump supported torture, Barbara Comstock was silent.
“His wife, she was standing there, she had nothing to say. She probably — maybe she wasn’t allowed to have anything to say.”
—on Khizr Khan’s Democratic National Convention speech
When Donald Trump mocked a Gold Star family, Barbara Comstock was silent.
“I’m afraid the election’s going to be rigged.”
When Donald Trump questioned the legitimacy of our open, free and democratic elections, Barbara Comstock was silent
“That makes me smart.”
—his response to Clinton’s suggestion that he pays no federal income tax
Federal income taxes pay for some of the things VA 10 relies on: infrastructure, education and the federal government. When Donald Trump bragged about not paying his fair share, Barbara Comstock was silent.
“I just start kissing them. … Just kiss. I don’t even wait. And when you’re a star they let you do it. You can do anything … Grab them by the p—y. You can do anything.”
When Donald Trump bragged about sexually assaulting women, Barbara Comstock was silent.