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Salvador Ramos transgender rumors spread like wildfire despite no evidence

Summary by Ground News
Rep. Paul Gosar, R-Ariz., called Texas gunman Salvatore Ramos "trash" Gosar later deleted the tweet, as did the person who prompted his comment. Gosar's attack reflected a nearly instant political pushback to the latest mass shooting. Democrats blamed the slayings on Republican intransigence on gun control.
1 month ago·Uvalde, United States

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The Independent

Paul Gosar deletes tweet blaming Texas shooting on transgender ‘alien’

Arizona Republican was stripped of committee assignments last year

1 month ago·London, United Kingdom
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NY Daily News

Rep. Paul Gosar blames Texas school massacre on ‘transsexual leftist illegal alien’

The tweet, reported by several media outlets, has been deleted

1 month ago·New York, United States
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HuffPost

Rep. Paul Gosar Spreads Lie About Texas Shooter In Hateful Since-Deleted Tweet

The extremist Arizona Republican shared misinformation about the gunman that was circulating on right-wing networks.

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Newsweek

Salvador Ramos transgender rumors spread like wildfire despite no evidence

"It's a transsexual leftist illegal alien named Salvatore Ramos," GOP Rep. Paul Gosar claimed in a tweet that has been deleted.

1 month ago·United States
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Business Insider

GOP Rep. Paul Gosar spread a baseless transphobic rumor that the Uvalde school shooting suspect was a 'transsexual leftist illegal alien'

The suspect was identified by authorities as an 18-year-old male who was a resident of the community and had also shot his grandmother.

1 month ago·United States
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Political Wire

Gosar Said Shooter Was ‘Transsexual Leftist Illegal Alien’

After yesterday’s mass shooting at a Texas elementary school, Rep. Paul Gosar (R-AZ)  spread a false and transphobic claim that the suspected shooter was a “transsexual leftist illegal alien,” Insider reports.

1 month ago·New York, United States
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