GOP candidate for governor Darren Bailey denounced for saying Holocaust 'doesn't even compare' to abortion 'atrocities'
"Conflating a woman's bodily autonomy to the systematic mass murder of Jewish people is antisemitic and disqualifying," said a spokesperson for Gov. JB Pritzker.
Gov. J.B. Pritzker launches ad criticizing GOP rival Darren Bailey for saying Holocaust ‘doesn’t compare’ to lives lost to abortion
Democratic Gov. J.B. Pritzker launched a TV spot on Tuesday criticizing GOP rival Darren Bailey for 2017 comments that the Holocaust "doesn't compare" to lives lost to abortion.
Bailey tries to explain past Holocaust remark after Pritzker, Jewish leaders and others denounce it
State Sen. Darren Bailey, R-Xenia, speaks at an election night rally in Effingham after winning the Republican gubernatorial nomination in June.Ashlee Rezin/Sun-Times fileRepublican gubernatorial nominee Darren Bailey on Tuesday tried to minimize comments he made five years ago in which he said the Holocaust “doesn’t even compare” to abortion — remarks that have enflamed the Jewish community and the state’s Jewish governor, J.B. Pritzker.“I beli…
Darren Bailey Faces Intense Backlash After Footage Surfaces of Him Comparing Abortion to the Holocaust
Illinois Republican gubernatorial candidate Darren Bailey is facing intense backlash after footage showed him comparing abortion to the Holocaust during a 2017 interview.