Days after former South Carolina Democratic Party Chair Dick Harpootlian said Vincent Sheheen, the Democrat who will most likely challenge South Carolina Governor Nikki Haley next year, should send Haley "back to wherever the hell she came from," Harpootlian continued to double and triple down on his comments. Show More Summary
At the Daily Beast on Sunday, liberal Peter Beinart called on Democrats and liberals to "strongly denounce" former South Carolina Democratic Party Chairman Dick Harpootlian's insult campaign against Palmetto State Governor Nikki Haley,...Show More Summary
Written by Doug Powers In December of last year, South Carolina Governor Nikki Haley chose Rep. Tim Scott to replace Sen. Jim DeMint. That left Scott’s House seat open, and a special election was held Tuesday. Former SC Governor Mark Sanford has been declared the winner: Sanford told a cheering crowd of more than 100 [...]
South Carolina Democratic Party Chair Dick Harpootlian struggles to explain his comment that Gov. Nikki Haley should go back "to wherever the hell she came from."...
Dick Harpootlian, the comically nasty dinosaur who headed up South Carolina's Democrat Party until last Friday, doesn't like Republican governor Nikki Haley very much. In fact, at the Democrat convention last year, he compared her to Hitler's mistress, Eva Braun. Show More Summary
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Former South Carolina Democratic party chairman Dick Harpootlian has offered an important clarification of the insult he directed at Nikki Haley, and I am inclined to take him at his word. He wasn’t saying: “Go home, dirty foreigner!” He was saying: “Back to the dress shop, little lady!” Understood. Mr. Show More Summary
Democrat Dick Harpootlian said he was not being racist in comment about S.C. governor.
Former South Carolina Democratic party chairman Dick Harpootlian today attempted to clarify remarks he made Friday at the party’s Jefferson-Jackson dinner when he assured the audience that the Democratic challenger to GOP governor Nikki...Show More Summary
We here at NewsBusters are often extremely critical of MSNBC’s Morning Joe as it often sets the agenda for the daily bias on the cable network. There are a few times, such as the Gosnell infanticide trial, when Morning Joe will actually prompt the rest of the liberal network to begin covering a story that it had previously ignored. Show More Summary
Appearing on MSNBC's Jansing & Co. this morning, South Carolina Democratic leader Dick Harpootlian backpedaled on his controversial comments that he hopes that in the next gubernatorial election Gov. Nikki Haley (R-SC) is sent "backShow More Summary
Last Friday evening at the South Carolina Democratic Party’s annual dinner, party chairman Dick Harpootlian said that he hoped that gubernatorial candidate Vincent Sheheen would send Gov. Nikki Haley “back to wherever the hell she came from,’ in an obvious reference to Haley’s Indian heritage. Harpootlian who has a reputation for shooting his mouth off- [...]
South Carolina Democratic Chairman Dick Harpootlian has been getting mounting flak for suggesting this past weekend that the state's Indian-American Republican governor Nikki Haley go "back to wherever the hell she came from."
This happened over the weekend: BuzzFeed reported that a South Carolina Democrat said a dumb, racist thing about Republican Governor Nikki Haley: South Carolina Democratic Party Chairman Dick Harpootlian, a trial lawyer, longtime Democratic...Show More Summary
South Carolina Democratic Chairman Dick Harpootlian made headlines recently when he remarked that he hoped gubernatorial candidate Vincent Sheheen would send the state's governor Nikki Haley "back to wherever the hell she came from." Morning Joe took note of the story on Monday morning — conceding that were the remark made by a Republican, the media coverage would be "crazy."
Every good liberal knows that GOP is the party of bigoted, narrow-minded “knaves and fools” that is in every way morally inferior to the noble and tolerant Democratic Party. But South Carolina Democratic Party Chair Dick HarpootlianShow More Summary
South Carolina Democratic party chairman Dick Harpootlian on Friday assured Democrats that next year, their party’s challenger will “send Nikki Haley back to wherever the hell she came from.” Harpootlian made the remark as he introduced vice president Joe Biden at the Democrats’ annual Jefferson-Jackson dinner in Columbia, S.C. Show More Summary
(John Hinderaker) When Jim DeMint resigned from the Senate to lead the Heritage Foundation, Governor Nikki Haley appointed Tim Scott to fill the remainder of DeMint’s term. That opened up Scott’s House seat, and a special election to fill it is in progress. Show More Summary
It's not often that yours truly visits Huffington Post. One of those rare occasions occurred early today as I was preparing the post (at NewsBusters; at BizzyBlog) about South Carolina Democratic Party Chairman Dick Harpootlian relishing...Show More Summary
Wherever the hell she came from...